Teepa Talk: Area Agency on Aging Ark-Tex, Texarkana, TX
June 25 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT
Teepa Snow presents:
“The Journey of Dementia:
For registration information, please call 800-372-4464.
Teepa Snow is an occupational therapist with 40 years of rich and varied clinical and academic experience. She presents with extraordinary expertise and humor to audiences large and small throughout the world. Her company, Positive Approach® to Care (PAC) provides on-line and in-person services, training, and products to professionals, family members, the lay public, and people living with brain changes internationally. Her GEMS® State Model for understanding progression and change in ability, combined with her PAC™ Skills, form practical and effective strategies and techniques for individuals and agencies seeking to optimize care and support for those living with dementia and their care partners. These user-friendly approaches provide guidance and leadership to national efforts to promote best practices. PAC is collaboratively working to change the culture of dementia care, one mind at a time in over 30 countries worldwide.
As the Education Director of Eastern North Carolina’s Alzheimer’s Association, she helped to create the nation’s award winning DVD entitled Accepting the Challenge: Providing the Best Care for People with Dementia . Through her work developing Positive Approach to Care, there are many more resources and options for support and help, both on-line and inperson.
Her company, Positive Approach, LLC, was founded in 2006 and offers person centered training opportunities in the United States, Canada, Australia and the UK.