Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: Searching and Rummaging

Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: Searching and Rummaging

Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: Searching and Rummaging is a course designed to help caregivers understand and manage the behaviors exhibited by individuals with dementia, specifically focusing on searching and rummaging. These behaviors can be particularly challenging for caregivers as they may lead to disorganization, misplaced items, and increased confusion for the person with dementia. The course aims to provide caregivers with the knowledge and tools to effectively manage these behaviors, ensuring a safer and more comfortable environment for both the caregiver and the person with dementia.

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Overview

Details
  • Lessons: 5
  • Number of tests: 2
  • Hours: 1.0 hours
  • Students who are studying this course: 231
What you will learn
  • Identify triggers that may contribute to these behaviors
  • Develop strategies for managing and redirecting searching and rummaging behaviors
  • Implement environmental modifications to minimize potential risks and hazards

Lessons

    • Introduction to Challenging Behaviors in DementiaIntroduction to Challenging Behaviors in Dementia
    • 5 mins
    • Reasons Behind Searching and Rummaging BehaviorsReasons Behind Searching and Rummaging Behaviors
    • 6 mins
    • Identifying Triggers and Contributing FactorsIdentifying Triggers and Contributing Factors
    • 6 mins
    • Knowledge Review Knowledge Review
    • 4 mins
    • Strategies for Managing and Redirecting BehaviorsStrategies for Managing and Redirecting Behaviors
    • 5 mins
    • Environmental Modifications to Minimize RisksEnvironmental Modifications to Minimize Risks
    • 6 mins
    • Exam- Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: Searching and Rummaging Exam- Challenging Behaviors in Dementia: Searching and Rummaging
    • 15 mins

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