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Behavioural Support Rounds: Using VR

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Where: Online Cost: Free

This Behavioural Support Rounds session is focused on using VR as a non-pharmacological intervention on a behavioural support unit. These sessions are open to all healthcare professionals and students to provide a learning forum to review leading practices in assessing and managing personal expressions, as demonstrated by individuals who live with dementia.

Learning objectives for this round

  • Understand the benefits of VR in various use cases
  • Understand how VR can be introduced into a behavioral support unit
  • Differentiate between successful and unsuccessful VR interventions

Presenters

  • Mara Swartz – Baycrest Health Sciences
  • Grace Chung – Baycrest Health Sciences

 

These Rounds are co-sponsored by the Behavioural Support for Seniors Program, and the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care at Baycrest

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Online

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About the Ontario Centres for Learning, Research and Innovation in Long-Term Care

The Ontario CLRI is funded by the Ministry of Health, and the Ministry of Long-Term Care, and hosted at Baycrest Health Sciences, Bruyère, and the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging.

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