Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds: 06/16/2016

Event Date: 06/16/2016 14:00
Location: Baycrest Hospital (ABC Classrooms) or Telehealth/Webcast (TSM #52820854)

 

“Intimacy & Dementia Care – Part 2: Between the Sheets”

Thursday, June 16, 2016 (14:00-15:00)

Baycrest Hospital (2nd Floor, ABC Classrooms)

 

 

PRESENTERS:

Sylvia Davidson, Manager/Professional Practice Chief, Occupational Therapy, Baycrest

Julia Rice, Behavioural Neurology, Occupational Therapy, Baycrest.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Recap key concepts from Part 1 (Intimacy & Dementia Care: Too Close or Not Close Enough?) with a focus on myths and personal values

Further explore the issue of intimacy and dementia care

Share strategies, increase comfort level when dealing with this sensitive issue

 

TO PARTICIPATE THROUGH TELEHEALTH:

Provide your Telehealth Coordinator TSM # 52820854 to confirm your site

 

TO PARTICIPATE BY LIVE WEBCAST:

Search for Baycrest or TSM # 52820854 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 third Thursday of the month from October – June. The next round in this series is planned for October 20th. Please share this with healthcare providers and students as all are invited to participate.

 

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

 

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