Reminiscing with Your Residents

Reminiscing with Your Residents 

The purpose of this course is to familiarize the learner with the benefits of reminiscing and the use of nostalgia for residents living with dementia. Methodologies including the use of photos, music, clothing, and spiritual reminders are reviewed, as these may provide comfort to individuals living with varying degrees of dementia. The course engages learners in learning how to successfully interact and communicate with people living with dementia.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-PAC-0-RYR-R1

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (1 Match)

Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators

1.0 HOURS


Course approved by the Florida Board of Nursing Home Administrators.
Provider # 50-290
NHA/RCAL
This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-PAC-0-RYR-R1
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 11/30/2023
Learning Objectives:
Define the significance of using reminiscing techniques to effectively assist your residents in assisted living and residential care.
Understand how reminiscing can be most beneficial with residents who have dementia.
Describe various benefits to reminiscing with your resident, such as maximizing the strengths of the resident.
Utilize what materials and supplies will be needed to best practice reminiscing techniques.
Apply several tips and techniques for success with each resident individually.
Instructor: Cynthia McDaniel, MSN, RN
Cynthia McDaniel MSN RN, is a nurse and administrative consultant in long term care. She is the CEO of ElderWise Inc, a senior living consulting and education group. Cynthia has worked as a nurse consultant for the States of Oregon and Washington,  a geriatric care manager, a regional director of clinical operations for a senior living company, and an assistant professor at Oregon Health & Science University School of Nursing. Her research in assisted living focused on the characteristics of residents in assisted living communities and the role of the nurse in assisted living. Cynthia holds a Master's of Science in Nursing from Gonzaga University in nursing education. She is a Fellow of the Sigma Theta Tau/John A. Hartford Foundation Geriatric Nursing Leadership Academy.  Disclosure: Cynthia McDaniel, MSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Administrators; in the following settings: Post-Acute Care.
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
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