Delirium, Dementia and Depression and Responsive Behaviours: Resources/Tools in the LTC Toolkit

Oct 20, 2016, 1:30pm - 2:15pm
About this Event:

This session will focus on helping LTC staff build general core competencies for screening assessment of older adults for delirium, dementia, depression and responsive behaviours. The resources and tools included in the toolkit topic provide evidence-based strategies for the assessment and care of older adults with delirium, dementia and depression.

Long-term care leaders and direct care staff will learn about the resources/tools in the 3Ds and Responsive Behaviours toolkit topic in the LTC Toolkit, 2nd edition.

Session Objectives
During this course, participants will learn how to:

  • Access the delirium, dementia and depression and responsive behaviours topic of the toolkit
  • Integrate evidence-based strategies for enhancing the health-care experience
  • Use the evidence-based resources/tools to support program planning, implementation and evaluation

Sue Bailey, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – Central
Beverly Faubert, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – Erie St. Clair
Sue Sweeney, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – South West
Amy Reid, RNAO LTC Best Practice Co-ordinator – North Simcoe Muskoka

Cost for Members: 
$0.00 CAD
Cost for non-Members: 
$0.00 CAD