Dr Tanya Petrovich

Dr Tanya Petrovich

Dr Tanya Petrovich is Acting General Manager, Learning and Development, Alzheimer’s Australia Vic. The Learning and Development team applies innovations in technology throughout dementia care education. This includes The Virtual Dementia Experience™, an immersive sensory environment at the Perc Walkley Dementia Learning Centre at Parkville, Melbourne. The Virtual Dementia Experience™ won the 2014 Victorian iAward for Education in Victoria, Australia and Asia Pacific. The Virtual Dementia Experience™ gives participants an understanding of what it might be like to have dementia and also how the built environment impacts on the person living with dementia.

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Extracted from Maggie's Recipe for Life by Maggie Beer with Professor Ralph Martins, published by Simon & Schuster Australia, RRP AU$39.99 or NZ$45.00.
Photography © Dragan Radocaj

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If you are living with dementia or caring for someone living with dementia; would like to talk to someone about this conference or have other questions - please call the National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500, onlinesupport@alzheimers.org.au or visit the www.helpwithdementia.org.au.