Person-Centered Goal Discovery for People Living with Dementia

Source: National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center

Published: 2021

Summary:

Supports for people living with dementia and their families are most effective when they are person-centered and the result of a thoughtful planning process that considers what is important to them. When guiding providers on how to deliver high quality support, it is important to use a clear and engaging approach to discover and address people’s priorities as dementia progresses. This webinar presents foundational person-centered principles, and provides examples of how to plan for people who are living with dementia in the community and other settings. ~ Speakers: Shawn Terrell of ACL; Leigh Ann Kingsbury; and Brian Van Buren.

Video Recording

Slides

Link: Person-Centered Goal Discovery for People Living with Dementia

Topics: Caregiving, Cognition/Capacity, Multidisciplinary

Access: Web-based

Intended Use: Self-directed Learning

Audience: Caregivers, Community, Multidisciplinary

Level: Basic, Intermediate

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