Tip Sheet on Antipsychotic Med Use to Share with Loved Ones

Hello everyone, Recently, we’ve been talking about the use of antipsychotic medications for residents, the importance of gradual dose reduction strategies, and the risks and benefits of these medications in people with dementia. Communicating this information with your residents’ loved ones is vital and can be difficult during an emotional time. Consumer Reports, in cooperation […]

Short Videos Provide Practical Tips for Staff

Hello everyone, As you continue to work with the “Champions” at your care communities, we encourage you to show them these brief videos from the Function Focused Care website: http://www.functionfocusedcare.org/videocoaching The six videos offer practical tips on how to engage residents with cognitive impairment and help them perform activities of daily living, which is when challenging […]