Filling the Day with Meaning Learning Kit
From: $85.00 one time, and$10.00 / year
Use Teepa Snow’s, Filling the Day with Meaning, to transform your in-service meetings into collaborative learning sessions for your organization. PAC In-Service Learning Kits were designed to facilitate learning in small group and classroom-type settings.
Learning Kits include a physical DVD, Online Streaming access, and downloadable PDF Learning Materials paired with a renewing annual Usage License to use the video and materials for internal staff education.
This Learning Kit includes the following:
- Filling the Day with Meaning on DVD and via Online Streaming
- Duration: 2.5 hours (150 minutes)
- Content Outline and Learning Objectives (pdf)
- Quiz for Pre and Post Assessments (pdf)
- Answer Key (pdf)
- Additional Resource Materials (pdf) covering:
- The GEMS State Model
- The Umbrella of Dementia
- Six Pieces of the Puzzle
- Positive Physical Approach/Action Starters/Personal Connections
- PAC Core Values
- Certificate of Completion Template (pdf)
Using this Learning Kit will increase staff awareness of how much their approach and interactions impact people living with dementia. It will help them understand that dementia is not a choice, but a condition that affects a person’s ability to function “normally.” As care partners, it is possible to adapt what we do to improve care interactions and outcomes. The practical and well-designed techniques demonstrated in these videos can be used by any member of your staff, volunteers, or family members.
Filling the Day with Meaning (Duration: 2.5 hours/150 minutes)
Use engaging activities to give back moments of joy, happiness, and improved quality of life. Learn the difference between simple entertainment and engaging projects that stimulate brain activity.
This course specializes in challenging cases, such as individuals with early-onset dementia. This two and a half hour workshop is full of indispensable ideas and tips empowering you to give back moments of joy.
- about different types of activities
- what makes an activity engaging and valuable
- how to set up an effective activity schedule
- how to give your loved one or resident the feeling of being needed
- which key activities to consider at different disease stages
- how to successfully handle challenging cases, such as patients with early-onset, tendencies for elopement, distress, falls, and more
Over two and a half hours of information, tips, and techniques
- Chapter 1: Activities for Challenging Behaviors
- Chapter 2: Productive Activities
- Chapter 3: Creating the Best Activities