(Tip # 1)

Create A Focus That Calms

Contributed By: Personal Care Manager Gracie
Create A Focus That Calms

When toileting a resident who is difficult or agitated, we have one caregiver hold the resident’s hands gently and engage in conversation about family (or sing one of their favorite songs)…while another caregiver does the changing. The key is to have the resident focusing on something that calms and relaxes them.

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