Discusses the most common causes of falls in the geriatric patient, as well as individualized assessment to identify the patient at risk. Explores a variety of effective interventions which can be used in caring for the patient at high risk of falling. Focuses on alternatives to physical and chemical restraints including environmental adaptations and reconditioning.
Summary: This video describes the role of the interpreter for the deaf in therapy and the relationship between the client, therapist and interpreter. It answers some common questions that clents have, such as: What should I do if I see my interpreter outside of therapy? Will the interpreter be shocked by what I say in therapy? How do I know that my interpreter will keep the things that I say confidential?, and, Why do my therapist and interpreter sometimes meet without me? The program also shows how to resolve problems that may arise