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Lending Library - Cognition and Mental Status

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Author

Category

Title

Description

Media

16Terra Nova Films, Inc.Behavior Management/ DementiaA 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
37Geriatric Video ProductionsBehavior Management/ DementiaProblem Behaviors in Geriatrics: WanderingTypes and causes of problems associated with wandering, techniques and adaptations to safely deal with the patient.VHS - 21 minutes
39Geriatric Video ProductionsBehavior Management/ DementiaDress 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
40Geriatric Video ProductionsBehavior Management/ DementiaSolving Bathing Problems in Persons with Alzheimer’s DiseaseDiscusses problems such as a resident screaming, hitting and refusing to get undressed to take a bath.VHS - 22 minutes
47Geriatric Video ProductionsBehavior Management/ DementiaRecognizing and Responding to Emotion in Persons with DementiaTeaches the caregiver to recognize, understand and increase sensitivity to facial expressions, verbal signs and body language.VHS - 35 minutes
61Video Press, University of Maryland School of MedicineBehavior Management/ CaregivingConfusionDiscusses care strategies for memory impairment and other behavioral problems.DVD/VHS - 20 minutes
67Terra Nova Films, Inc.Behavior Management/ DementiaA Journey to Dementia’s “Inner World” of Feeling (Tape 2)Non-reality confusion and how to deal with it.DVD/VHS - 27 minutes
68Terra Nova Films, Inc.Behavior Management/ DementiaA 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.
69Terra Nova Films, Inc.Behavior Management/ DementiaA 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
71Geriatric Video ProductionsDementia/ CaregivingNurse’s Aides: Making a Difference with Dementia PatientsTechniques of dementia care.VHS - 30 minutes
72Maryland Board of NursingMedication/ CaregivingCueing & Coaching – Maryland Board of Nursing Assisted Living Medication Training VideoA complete training program (video, manual & tests) for Assisted Living Facility (ALF) caregivers.DVD/VHS - 60 minutes
89Merck/ Meredith WallaceMental Health/ AgingPromoting Mental Health and Preventing Suicide Among Older AdultsThe aging process.Print Material/ Webinar
90Alzheimer's Association, Adears, Tangelos and SmithAlzheimer’s Disease/ DementiaAlzheimer’s Disease

An extensive overview of Alzheimer’s Disease.

Print Material

106The Johns Hopkins University Alzheimer's Disease Research CenterDementiaThe Mental State Examination of the Older Adult  (Tape 1)Techniques used in mental state examination.DVD/VHS - 18 minutes
107The Johns Hopkins University Alzheimer's Disease Research CenterDementiaThe Mental State Examination of the Older Adult  (Tape 2)Techniques used in mental state examination.VHS - 19 minutes
129Alzheimer's AssociationDementia/ CaregivingDementia 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.

Print Material
146National Parkinson FoundationParkinson’s DiseaseParkinson’s Disease/ Dementia - Parkinson National GroupA series of six informative booklets covering all aspects of the disease.Print Material

Revised August 12, 2013

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