Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds: 03/16/2017

Event Date: 03/16/2017 14:00
Location: Baycrest Hospital (ABC Classrooms) or Telehealth/Webcast (TSM #67152106)

“The Art of Clowning and Dementia Care: A Perfect Match”

 

PRESENTER:

Pia Kontos, Senior Scientist, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute – University Health Network; Associate Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.

 

OBJECTIVES:

At the end of the session participants will:

  • Learn what elder-clowning is
  • Understand important outcomes of this program
  • Appreciate why elder-clowning has the impact that it does

 

TO PARTICIPATE BY TELEHEALTH VIDEOCONFERENCE:

Provide your Telehealth Coordinator TSM session #67152106 to confirm your site.

 

TO PARTICIPATE BY LIVE WEBCAST:

Search for “Baycrest” or TSM session #671521066 under live “public” events on http://webcast.otn.ca.

 

BAYCREST BEHAVIOURAL SUPPORT ROUNDS:

These rounds provide a learning forum to review leading practices in the assessment and supportive management of challenging, responsive behaviours; and offer practical approaches to support the work of front-line healthcare providers in caring for persons with responsive behaviours.

 

Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds occur every 3rd Thurs. of the month from Oct. – June.
The next round in this series is planned for April 20th. Please share this with healthcare providers and students as all are welcome.

 

If you have any questions regarding these rounds, or would like to be included on the Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds distribution list, please contact Tania Aragona at: taragona@baycrest.org.

 

Important:  Before accessing the live webcast via OTN, please click on the following link to ‘test’ your browser:  http://webcast.otn.ca/support If you are unable to view the ‘test’ webcast it may be due to your firewall. Either try a different computer/device or contact your system administrator.

 

Please note that these rounds are restricted to healthcare professionals and students only.