This course will explore the use of multisensory environments to decrease negative behaviors in geriatric clients with dementia. Attendees will gain knowledge regarding current research, creation of a multisensory environment, program development, and how to document patient outcomes.
This course is part of the "Innovations in Geriatric Care" Virtual Conference - Day 3.
- After this course, participants will be able to verbalize the effectiveness of multisensory environments in dementia care, including the impact to patients, caregivers, and practitioners.
- After this course, participants will be able to list the steps required to use a multisensory environment with a client.
- After this course, participants will be able to complete appropriate documentation when using a multisensory environment, including goal writing and session notes.
|5-10 Minutes||Impact of Dementia|
|10-15 Minutes||Sensory Patterns|
|15-20 Minutes||What is a multisensory environment (MSE)? What does the research say about this approach?|
|20-30 Minutes||Steps of developing & using a MSE; Being a facilitator|
|30-45 Minutes||OT Documentation & Patient outcomes|
|45-55 Minutes||Other considerations; MSE use by PT/SLP|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
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