Date: 29-05-2019 All Day
Caring for Patients with Challenging Behaviours: Behaviour Management Principles and Strategies
LEADS Domain: Achieve Results
Learning Hours: 7
Cost (HHS Staff and Physicians): $250
Cost (Non-HHS): $350
Cost (CCHL Members): $350
Date: May 29, 2019
Time: 8:00AM to 4:00PM
Location: Ron Joyce Children's Health Centre, Rms: 1-014A & 1-014B
Target Audience: Those who care for, and/or interact with, patients who display challenging behaviours.
This program is designed to enhance caregiver ability to understand and manage adult patients displaying challenging behaviours related to brain injury or cognitive impairment resulting from a medical condition. The program includes an introduction to applied behaviour analysis principles. Participants will leave with practical behaviour management strategies, mechanisms and tools to monitor outcomes and progress.
At the end of this course you will be able to:
- Explain what constitutes “behaviour” and what factors may contribute to challenging behaviour
- Identify practical behavioural management strategies which may be implemented in a clinical setting
- Assess, plan and document care effectively
- Identify strategies and tools used to monitor progress and outcomes while assessing and addressing challenging behaviour.
Community Intervention Coordinators – Crisis Management Team: Acquired Brain Injury Program
Eugene Uchida & Rebecca Bond, Community Intervention Coordinators, Acquired Brain Injury Program, Hamilton Health Sciences
Special Course Features:
This program includes case scenario presentations and role plays. Participants will use and leave with a handout package including assessment and treatment tools.