How to Optimize Your Memory Care Using a Positive Approach
About This Webinar
The number of people living with dementia continues to increase. Offering a memory care unit is a way to differentiate from your competition and potentially opens new revenue channels. However, it’s not enough to offer the service. It is essential to your bottom line and those you serve to provide quality dementia care.
During this webinar you will learn about core strategies and techniques necessary for optimal dementia care. Industry expert Teepa Snow provides tips for coping with challenges related to hygiene, resistance, and hallucinations, which can change both outcomes and satisfaction levels for staff, families, and residents.
Watch This Webinar to Learn How To:
- Identify the importance of relation prior to attempts at task performance, such as hygiene
- Compare common care habits and patterns to more effective care interactions
- Speak to the value of emotional supportive reflections and alternative responses when coping with visual disturbances (hallucinations) or illogical and distraught statements (delusional thinking)
- Reframe challenging behaviors that occur in dementia care as challenging situations
Teepa Snow, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Owner & Trainer, Positive Approach™ to Care