Thursday, July 9, 2015

Challenging Behaviors Video

Teepa Snow has a new DVD available on Challenging Behaviors in Dementia Care: Recognizing & Meeting Unmet Needs!  I highly recommend all her videos. 
After watching this program you will know

  • which physical and emotional needs can cause challenging behaviors
  • how to find the problem, ease the 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 to the Puzzle

  • Resistive & Distressed Behaviors (Length: approx. 15 min)
  • Six Pieces of the Puzzle (Length: approx. 70 min)
  • Sexual Advances & Explicit Behaviors (Length: approx 45 min)
  • Hallucinations & Questions and Answers (Length: approx 28 min)

DVD Features:
  • Over 2.5 hours of information, tips & techniques
  • Access to downloadable, printable cards for Teepa’s “GEMS™” and “Six Pieces to the Puzzle” methods 

"I tried my best to care for my mom with dementia, but after seeing Teepa I realized that there is a lot I simply didn't know. I understand my mom much better now, and I feel so much more confident in my care for her. Thank you Teepa for helping me reconnect with my mom." - The Family Caregiver