This set contains all five Alzheimer's and Dementia Care DVD titles on a single DVD. A video instructor's guide is also included. Interviews with caregivers and seniors provide an understanding of the changes resulting from Alzheimer's disease. Myths about the disease are dispelled as caregivers learn about the various stages of Alzheimer's in An Introduction to Alzheimer's Disease (16 minutes). In Communicating with Residents Who Have Alzheimer's Disease (19 minutes), caregivers learn skills to communicate more effectively with people in various stages of Alzheimer's disease. Specific techniques are highlighted to build self-awareness and create positive interactions.
Alzheimer's experts and experienced caregivers share insightful tips for those who wander in Wandering (14 minutes). Tips on creating a secure setting, meaningful activities, and assisted living residents are included.
Caregivers learn essential techniques for reducing factors which lead to care resistance in Resisting Care (13 minutes). Topics include safety, establishing trust, and using compassionate solutions to respond to resident behaviors.
To increase the quality of life for those affected by Alzheimer's disease, experts share appropriate prevention and intervention steps in Agitation (14 minutes). Caregivers learn possible causes behind many agitated behaviors as well as techniques to safely and compassionately protect those affected.
This training DVD meets the regulatory requirements for:
CBRF: 83.21(2), 83.25(2)
AFH: 88.04(5)(a), 88.04(5)(b)