Anger, physical resistance, swearing, hallucinations, and sexually undesired or surprising actions are just a few examples of the challenging situations that can occur when a person is living with dementia. As a care provider, any of these behaviors can leave you feeling distressed, hurt, embarrassed, and unappreciated.
Would you like to know how to best respond during challenging situations?
Would you like to be able to reduce the chance of future escalations and help the person living with dementia feel at ease?
After watching this program you will know
– Which physical and emotional needs may being causing challenging situations
– How to figure out the problem, ease discomfort and calm the person in distress
– Hands-on techniques to connect and comfort using visual, verbal, physical, emotional and spiritual communication
– How to create a deeper and more meaningful care approach by using Teepa’s “Six Pieces of the PuzzleTM”
Run Time: Approx. 150 minutes