As an occupational therapy, you can play a key role in addressing issues of safety for persons with dementia while respecting independence and autonomy as well as supporting these individuals and their caregivers. Using client examples, this presentation will provide an overview of some of the challenges occupational therapists face, while highlighting strategies that enable these clients and their caregivers to retain more independence, with a focus on aging at home. As well, participants will learn about a CAOT Dementia Practice Networking Group (CoP) that is being established. This is an important step in stregthening the capacity of occupational therapists by providing a forum for knowelgde exchange between occupational therapists who are working and interested in demential care.
This purchase is for the Jan 8th, 2013 Lunch & Learn webinar presentation web link archive. The archive purchase will be in the format of a web-based link that will be emailed to you separately in the following business days.