This is Part 4 of the five-part series, Five Fresh Perspectives on Applying LPAA Principles to Treatment for Neurogenic Communication Disorders. This webinar will outline specific application of the life participation approach (LPAA) to people with dementia. Cases across the healthcare continuum will be discussed.
Course created on May 2, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the evidence behind life participation approaches for people with dementia.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain training approaches for professional and family caregivers to support life participation of people with dementia.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 goals that incorporate LPAA for people with dementia.
|5-10 Minutes||Review of LPAA|
|10-15 Minutes||Considerations for LPAA in people with dementia|
|15-20 Minutes||Case 1- LPAA for someone with dementia in acute care|
|20-25 Minutes||Case 2 LPAA for someone with dementia in a skilled nursing facility|
|25-30 Minutes||Case 3 LPAA for someone with dementia living in the community|
|30-40 Minutes||Professional and paraprofessional caregiver training considerations|
|40-50 Minutes||Family caregiver training considerations|
|50-55 Minutes||Communicating LPAA for dementia to other healthcare professionals and administrators|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q&A|
Natalie Douglas, PhD, CCC-SLP
Natalie Douglas is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Central Michigan University. She completed her BS and MA degrees at Ohio University and after a decade of clinical practice as a speech-language pathologist in hospital and long-term care environments, her PhD at the University of South Florida. Her research aims to advance best, person-centered practices in communication and quality of life interventions for people with dementia, aphasia and other acquired communication disorders in adults. She additionally works to empower local healthcare teams to support quality improvement initiatives and person-centered care through applying principles of implementation science.
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