CD-ROM contents: Powerpoint slideshow -- Speaker's presentation notes -- Animation of the AD process -- Medical illustration files -- Unraveling the Mystery of Alzheimerâ€™s Disease booklet PDF.
The powerpoint slideshow is intended for use by speakers addressing lay audiences, such as community groups or clubs, volunteers or prospective volunteers in programs for older people, members of senior citizensâ€™ centers, and residents of retirement communities.
Demonstrates practical ways of dealing with difficult behaviours such as wandering, angry outbusts, and delusions. Behaviour norms for the Alzheimer's resident are discussed with examples of behaviour management as opposed to behaviour modification
GPEP comments: The short length makes it very usable in a workshop. There is some incongruity between the strategies discussed and those that are demonstrated