October 19, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

October 19
Using Positive Approach to Care for Persons Living With Dementia
Lisa  S. Nesbitt, RN, MSN, Education Coordinator, Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell County, Statesville, NC Persons living with dementia are often misunderstood by caregivers for there is a lack of recognition as to how the progression of dementia impacts sensory.  The Positive Approach to Care philosophy developed by Teepa Snow is profound in that it provides caregivers with the tools for having positive interactions, which leads to completing care tasks. This presentation will cover how we take in data, sensory loss for persons living with dementia and much more!