Spark of Life Educational Programs

Spark of Life Educational programs introduce an extraordinary philosophy that re-ignites the Spark of Life in people with dementia and everyone involved in their care. Including a handbook and educational dvd’s, they are ideal for reference and education in all types of care situations.

Spark of Life Club Program

$875 (p&h extra)

**The Spark of Life Club Program was internationally recognised as part of the 2009 IAHSA Excellence in Ageing Services Award .**
Researched at Curtin University in WA and benchmarked as Best Practise in Wisconsin, USA, the Spark of Life Club Program can be successfully implemented in any residential aged care facility or adult day centre.
The program simply gives you the skills to awaken the human potential in people with dementia.
This comprehensive educational training program includes:

Six educational DVD’s covering the topics:
1. Introduction
2. Becoming a Magic Facilitator
3. Creating a Brilliant Program
4. Getting Started
5. Engaging Meaningful Rituals
6. Implementing Theme Activities

Also included are 6 Theme Activity cards.

Dissolving Difficult Behaviour

$435 (p&hextra)

Have you ever experienced a person with dementia calling out for help or yelling at you for no apparent reason? Perhaps you have been subject to aggressive behaviour or accused of stealing from a resident?

How to Dissolve Difficult Behaviour introduces the Spark of Life Philosophy, which dissolves challenging situations and creates a nurturing environment where everyone can thrive.

Featuring renowned dementia expert Jane Verity, the program explores how communication and relationships can be transformed by shifting your focus and nurturing the human spirit.

The program features six 30 minute DVD’s exploring:

  • Beliefs
  • Changing Beliefs
  • Understanding behaviour
  • Attitude
  • Communication
  • Compassion

The accompanying handbook, How to Dissolve Difficult Behaviour has clear and easy to understand solutions to common challenges.