Dementia Pathways. For Health & Social Care Professionals

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for People with Dementia (Engaging Dementia)

Who is the programme suitable for?

  • Primary Care Team
  • Public Health Nurses
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech and Language Therapists
  • Homecare workers
  • Community volunteers
  • Nursing (Acute)
  • HCA (Acute)
  • Management (Acute)
  • Nursing (Residential)
  • HCA (Residential)
  • Activity coordinator

Brief description

This workshop, delivered by Dr Michelle Kelly, (D.Psych.BAT), Board Certified Behaviour Analyst, Doctoral Level (BCBA-D) a member of Professor Aimee Spector’s teaching team, gives learners an overview of how to deliver Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST). CST is an evidence-based therapy for people with dementia, which can be delivered in a group or individual format. It was developed by Professor Aimee Spector, Professor of Old Age Clinical Psychology, University College London.


1 day

Mode of delivery

Online via Zoom

Where it is available

Dublin. Workshops can be scheduled in other locations subject to demand.



Contact information

Mounttown Community Facility, Mounttown Lower, Dun Laoghaire,               Co. Dublin, A96KR65


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