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Preventing Distressed Reactions to Care – Southport

£90.00 inc. Vat

Time: 10:00 – 16:00

Trainer: Patsy Pope

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Description

Behaviours that are often seen as ‘challenging’  could simply be reflecting a person’s inner needs, and may be a channel for communication. Reading action and body language as a ‘message’ is essential to providing good person centred care.

Course Contents
Anxiety, Agitation and Aggression; the A Road to discontent
Chanting, Calling Out and Rocking: A rhythmic vocabulary
Sexual Inappropriateness means sexual needs are not being address early enough
The Forensic Approach to Analysis and Prevention
Mitigation vs Eradication
Interventions via Therapeutic Activities and Sensory Stimulation
When the Problem is Not Dementia but Another Psychological Problem
The Preventative Team Approach
Discussion, Question and Answer Time
Suitable for Managers, Charge Staff, Nurses, front line carers, family members and Activity Personnel
WE STRONGLY RECOMEND THAT MANAGERS ATTEND AS BEHAVIOUR PREVENTION STARTS WITH A CULTURAL CHANGE IN THE DELIVERY OF CARE