Published Resources

Published Resources

DTSC has developed a number of training resources that can be provided to you free of charge.

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Hierarchic Dementia Scale-Revised (HDS-R) Kit

The HDS-R is a comprehensive assessment of cognitive abilities for people with dementia. It measures 20 different cognitive functions and can be used across the entire course of the disease. Continue reading

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BPSD Quick Reference Cards

The BPSD Quick Reference Cards were developed by QLD DTSC for the TRACS Community to provide a quick point of reference for staff working with people with dementia. Continue reading


General Dementia Knowledge Resource

The CD Rom based resource explores five types of dementia at various stages of the disease progression with case studies & inquiry based learning. Continue reading


Visual Stories

This DVD and Workbook resource explores the unique and individual journeys of people living with dementia and their families and carers. Continue reading


Come Into My World

An educational resource designed to illustrate how using a person-centred approach to care can improve both the quality of practice and the wellbeing of people living with dementia. Continue reading


Caring for Indigenous People with Dementia

This DVD and Workbook provides a brief view of the unique experience of supporting people with dementia and their carers in urban, regional and remote communities in the Northern Territory. Continue reading

Introduction to BPSD

An introduction to BPSD

Introduction to Assessment and Management of Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia for Novice Clinicians Continue reading


Sexualities and Dementia Resources

An education resource, targeted at health professionals, will increase understanding of sexualities for people living with dementia. Continue reading