So how do we teach staff to individually interpret ‘All behaviour is a form of communication’ so that a true person centred approach is enabled?
“Old is a label given to people. It doesn’t mean you have to be old. The ‘Old Label’ doesn’t have to determine the age of humans.
You’ve had a busy shift, have lots of documentation to complete and your educator informs you there is an education session planned in 30 minutes.
Anyone who has worked in aged care knows that it can be challenging.
I am very proud to be contributing to the ongoing conversation about how we may best support those living with a diagnosis of dementia.