Social assistance graduate studies – Dementia

Vocational training


These studies are meant to sharpen the understanding of the needs and circumstances of people with dementia. There will be instruction regarding various distinctive features, as well as regarding how common various brain failure diseases are. Communication with patients and their relatives. The roles and services of interest groups will be presented. Field trips will be taken and assignments done afterwards. Syllabus provided by the instructor, videos, other materials to be presented during lessons.

This course is for social assistants in Efling and is free of charge.

The course takes place at Mímir at Höfðabakki 9.

Register at Efling by phone at 510 7500 or by email at

The course is taught in Icelandic.

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