DVD- Dementia Care Provisions: Reducing Risk
Changing Care Strategies in Professional Settings
Dementia changes everything!
Including the effectiveness of many standard health care practices,
procedures, and protocols. This poignant training video will teach
providers and practitioners how to reduce risk in professional settings
and medical models of care when working with dementia. Staff behavior
can make a fundamental difference with working with resistance, limits
in understanding and comprehension, or the inability to communicate
personal unmet needs. Learn the tried and true non-pharmalogical care
approach and skill techniques developed by Teepa Snow that will
dramatically reduce combative behaviors, falls, accidents, elopement,
and on the job staff-related injuries.
With a master's degree in Educational Leadership and Administration, Amanda has been a teacher and leader in schools since 2007. After working with elementary students for 8 years, Amanda has decided to join the PAC™ community as a coach, trainer, and leader. Her skills and experience working with students and adults from around the globe have proven to be a tremendous asset wherever she goes. Growing up with Teepa as a mother, Amanda has been a part of the Positive Approach to Care™ from the beginning; serving originally as a teenage volunteer while Teepa developed and refined her approach and skills. Since the training runs in her veins, Amanda can't wait to spread the knowledge and awareness that Teepa Snow gives to the world around us.