Mild Cognitive Impairment and Falls Prevention in Older Adults webinar

March 18, 2020

Description

Join Injury Matters as we learn how to support older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to reduce their risk of falls.

The Stay On Your Feet® webinar will discuss how support workers, carers and/or Home and Community Care services can support their clients with mild cognitive impairment to reduce their risk of falls through:

  • Understanding the impact of MCI on falls risk in older adults.
  • Awareness of falls risk factors in older adults with MCI.
  • Learn appropriate falls prevention interventions for older adults with MCI.
  • How to support older adults with MCI to reduce falls risk.

A presentation will be delivered by Dr Elissa Burton, Senior Research Fellow at the School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University.