5 Tips for Getting Started at Communicating Better

When a person is living with dementia (PLwD), communication can sometimes become difficult. As a person’s brain is changing, their ability to comprehend and process vocabulary can decrease. Learning how to get started at communicating better can therefore become critically important. We sometimes underestimate how soon issues with communication start, and may miss the early signals that someone is probably … Read More

What Did You Do on Tuesday?

    Some of us were in Birmingham, Alabama with a terrific group of PAC Coaches-In-Training! While we certainly took a more traditional picture of our class, here is one where we are foolin’ around. Otherwise, we were working hard on Skills and Drills! Thanks, Annie! Let’s just say, while the Rockettes may not be looking at us as new … Read More

Dementia Care Partner Talk Show – Episode 24: How is the PAC Method Different

Learn how Teepa Snow’s “Positive Approach to Care” techniques are different from traditional dementia care methods. Want to learn even more? Join Teepa at one of her “Ask Teepa Anything” LIVE streams by clicking here. Want to chat with others who are caring for a person living with dementia? Join our free “Dementia Care Partner Talk Show” Group on Facebook … Read More

Dementia Care Partner Talk Show – Episode 23: Things are Changing!

This is the Dementia Care Partner Talkshow, a podcast to help you navigate the senior care maze. Learn and laugh with us as we discuss creative solutions and ideas to common and uncommon dementia care challenges, and how to make sense of the senior care industry and options when you’re not a professional.​ This episode is an announcement about some … Read More

Pesi

PESI Rehab provides cutting edge continuing education to rehab, mental health and nursing professionals across the nation. We work alongside the world’s leading experts to create seminars, conferences, online content and books that meet the needs of adult learners. Our continuing education seminars and products assure that professionals can meet the changing demands of their work by providing evidence-based strategies, … Read More