Teepa's GEMS: Using Skills That Make a Difference (Orange County)-Registration Required

  • Paoli Public Library 100 West Water Street Paoli, IN, 47454 United States

This event is part of the Orange County "Caregiver University" Series.

This workshop offers an overview of Teepa Snow’s dementia classification model.  Each stage is compared to a gem and focuses on strengths and abilities, along with changes in each state.  There is an emphasis on understanding abilities, adjusting expectations, modifying cues and support, and improving communication and “hand on” care to meet ever-changing needs.

FREE Lunch will be provided, but participants must register by calling 812.353.9299 or e-mailing DThompson6@iuhealth.org