How To Communicate With Someone Living With Dementia
About This Webinar
Even though not all of your staff may be involved in hands-on dementia care, everyone needs tools to help support those living with a changing brain. Interactions with residents living with dementia may be challenging at times, but being aware of how to respond effectively helps to create more positive experiences for all involved.
Watch this on-demand webinar to hear renowned dementia care expert, Teepa Snow, highlight verbal and non-verbal communication techniques that have proven results for improved interactions with those living with dementia.
In this session, Teepa Snow reviews:
Examples of validation and empathetic communication
Tools to differentiate redirection from distraction and recognize the value of each
The importance of knowing individuals and successful styles of communication