Turkey Trot Time!

Hello everyone, Thanksgiving Day is almost here! Before we enjoy our fabulous feasts, it’s fun to work up those appetites with some morning exercise on turkey day! How about hosting a “Turkey Trot” at your community? Turkey trots have become very popular as a way to have fun with family and friends, and often raise […]

All Hands on Deck

Hello everyone, To change how everyone in your settings manages behavioral and psychological symptoms associated with dementia, we need all hands on deck! Your identified champions are your leaders and role models. These individuals play a vital role in implementing the strategies we want all staff to use when working with residents with behavior and […]

What are You Thankful for?

Hello everyone, Since Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, we’d love for you to tell us about an experience you had with a resident this year that you are especially thankful for. It can be a simple moment that inspired you to keep doing the wonderful work that you do, a goal that you were able to […]

Webinar on Trauma Informed Care

Hello everyone, On November 28th, revised regulations regarding trauma informed care will go into effect. To help and your staff better understand this topic, we will be hosting a live webinar on Tuesday, November 5th from 10:00 to 10:30 a.m. Please register using the link below. We will also record the webinar and send you […]

Managing Behaviors without Antipsychotic Drugs

Hello everyone, We’ve shared tidbits before about the use of antipsychotic drugs to address the behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, but this important issue is worth revisiting again. Dailycaring.com has a helpful article with tips on how to prevent and address some of the challenging behaviors of dementia like agitation and anxiety without the […]