The previous course in this series introduced you to Teepa Snow and her Positive Approach to Care. This course will take the skills and techniques learned and apply them to a case study to illustrate how these techniques will promote quality of care and improved outcomes.
This is Day 2 of the virtual conference on SNF interventions.
Course created on November 17, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize the GEMS® states for appropriate provision of care to those living with dementia.
- After this course, participants will be able to evaluate the need for environmental, social, and physical support for the person living with dementia.
- After this course, participants will be able to distinguish between skilled and unskilled services for a person living with dementia when provided by an OT practitioner.
|5-10 Minutes||Sapphire state case study|
|10-20 Minutes||Diamond state case study|
|20-30 Minutes||Emerald state case study|
|30-40 Minutes||Amber state case study|
|40-50 Minutes||Ruby state case study|
|50-55 Minutes||Pearl state case study|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q&A|
Emily has been practicing occupational therapy for over 20 years. She is the co-founder and principal of Empowering Care Partners, a company providing training and consulting to individuals living with dementia and their care partners who support them, including family members, dementia care professionals, and organizations. Emily also provides occupational therapy services in Assisted Living and Independent Living communities. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Clinical Compliance for a skilled nursing company in regional clinical and director of rehabilitation roles for skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). In each role, Emily has focused on clinical programming and mentorship of students, new grads, and those new to the SNF setting. She has also been involved in the planning and training for addressing regulatory updates and payment model changes. Emily holds an Independent Trainer Certification with Teepa Snow’s Positive Approach to Care (PAC) and provides training to care partners of all levels in the care of those living with dementia. Emily is a member of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) and was part of their Leadership Development for Middle Managers Class of 2016. She has also served AOTA on a variety of Technical Expert Panels and Advisory Groups.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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