Lending Library - Cognition and Mental Status
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|16||Terra Nova Films, Inc.||Behavior Management/ Dementia||A Journey to Dementia’s “Inner World” of Feelings (Tape 1)||The loss of the power of reasoning, judgment, perception and language can cause heightened emotional states that lead to challenging behaviors. The tapes discuss approaches that prevent emotionally troubled behaviors.||DVD/VHS - 33 minutes|
|37||Geriatric Video Productions||Behavior Management/ Dementia||Problem Behaviors in Geriatrics: Wandering||Types and causes of problems associated with wandering, techniques and adaptations to safely deal with the patient.||VHS - 21 minutes|
|39||Geriatric Video Productions||Behavior Management/ Dementia||Dress Him While He Walks: Behavior Management in Caring for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease|
Practical ways of dealing with difficult behaviors such as wandering, angry outbursts and delusions.
|VHS - 20 minutes|
|40||Geriatric Video Productions||Behavior Management/ Dementia||Solving Bathing Problems in Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease||Discusses problems such as a resident screaming, hitting and refusing to get undressed to take a bath.||VHS - 22 minutes|
|47||Geriatric Video Productions||Behavior Management/ Dementia||Recognizing and Responding to Emotion in Persons with Dementia||Teaches the caregiver to recognize, understand and increase sensitivity to facial expressions, verbal signs and body language.||VHS - 35 minutes|
|61||Video Press, University of Maryland School of Medicine||Behavior Management/ Caregiving||Confusion||Discusses care strategies for memory impairment and other behavioral problems.||DVD/VHS - 20 minutes|
|67||Terra Nova Films, Inc.||Behavior Management/ Dementia||A Journey to Dementia’s “Inner World” of Feeling (Tape 2)||Non-reality confusion and how to deal with it.||DVD/VHS - 27 minutes|
|68||Terra Nova Films, Inc.||Behavior Management/ Dementia||A Journey to Dementia’s “Inner World” of Feeling (Tape 3)||The importance of the right interaction between the dementia resident and the caregiver.||DVD/VHS - 30 min.|
|69||Terra Nova Films, Inc.||Behavior Management/ Dementia||A Journey to Dementia’s “Inner World” of Feeling (Tape 4)||The importance of knowing your resident with dementia and the resultant care plan that is developed and implemented by the staff.||DVD/VHS - 15 minutes|
|71||Geriatric Video Productions||Dementia/ Caregiving||Nurse’s Aides: Making a Difference with Dementia Patients||Techniques of dementia care.||VHS - 30 minutes|
|72||Maryland Board of Nursing||Medication/ Caregiving||Cueing & Coaching – Maryland Board of Nursing Assisted Living Medication Training Video||A complete training program (video, manual & tests) for Assisted Living Facility (ALF) caregivers.||DVD/VHS - 60 minutes|
|89||Merck/ Meredith Wallace||Mental Health/ Aging||Promoting Mental Health and Preventing Suicide Among Older Adults||The aging process.||Print Material/ Webinar|
|90||Alzheimer's Association, Adears, Tangelos and Smith||Alzheimer’s Disease/ Dementia||Alzheimer’s Disease|
An extensive overview of Alzheimer’s Disease.
|106||The Johns Hopkins University Alzheimer's Disease Research Center||Dementia||The Mental State Examination of the Older Adult (Tape 1)||Techniques used in mental state examination.||DVD/VHS - 18 minutes|
|107||The Johns Hopkins University Alzheimer's Disease Research Center||Dementia||The Mental State Examination of the Older Adult (Tape 2)||Techniques used in mental state examination.||VHS - 19 minutes|
|129||Alzheimer's Association||Dementia/ Caregiving||Dementia Care Practice Recommendations for Assisted Living Residents and Nursing Homes|
An Alzheimer’s Association publication that can help you enhance the care you offer your dementia residents.
|146||National Parkinson Foundation||Parkinson’s Disease||Parkinson’s Disease/ Dementia - Parkinson National Group||A series of six informative booklets covering all aspects of the disease.||Print Material|
Revised August 12, 2013