Providing Support When Mobility Rules Are Not Regarded

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“She’s Not Using her Walker!” Providing Support When Typical Rehabilitative Measures are NOT Working Evidence is mounting that some of our more routine rehabilitation measures that are effective for most elders will not work well for PLwD. In this session, we will first discuss effective strategies for addressing concerns without disrespect, and then consider alternatives that better use the retained … Read More

How to Assist Someone to Sit

Take a look at this video clip: All transitions in movement are challenging when the brain is failing. Sustaining a rhythm is easier than changing that rhythm, going from being seated to standing, from standing to walking, from walking to stopping, from standing to sitting. Which of these do you think is more complicated and difficult for a person with … Read More