Education

Online Streaming - Getting Connected: Building Skill to Support GEMS®

This series of webinar recordings, led by Teepa Snow, will focus on enhancing interaction skills and appreciating the changes that people living with dementia (PLWD) experience that may affect many aspects of life. Online streaming of these recordings will be made available within one week of the corresponding live webinar event.

$10.00 per session or $100 for the 12 part series

Topics Include:

  • Using PPA with Various GEMS® States – Assessing Abilities with Your Approach - January
  • Connecting with Various GEMS® States – Using Cues that Match Ability - February
  • Getting the Task Started with Various GEMS® States - March
  • Coping with Diamond Distress - April
  • Creating Pleasure with Diamonds - May
  • Coping with Emerald Distress - June
  • Creating Pleasure with Emeralds - July
  • Coping with Amber Distress - August
  • Creating Pleasure with Amber - September
  • Coping with Ruby Distress - October
  • Creating Pleasure with Rubies - November
  • Coping with Pearl Distress and Creating Pleasure with Pearls - December

 

 

 

 

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Positive Approach to Care

Teepa Snow’s philosophy and education is reflective of her life-long journey professionally caring for and personally living with various forms of dementia. This person-centered approach evolved to meet the complex and unique needs of individuals using effective and structured technique. Teepa and her company strive to grow appreciation of differences that will lead to better care and support of those living with changing abilities.