Provide Support To People Living With Dementia
To provide you with an opportunity to apply person-centred care approaches to all interactions with the person living with dementia.
Describe the person-centred approach including what Brooker’s (2007) acronym VIPS stands for.
To provide you with an opportunity to interpret individualised plan and familiarise self with the specific needs and wants of the person living with dementia.
- What can you find out from an individualised plan or care plan? (Give examples of the kind of information available).
- Give some examples of how you could help someone with dementia maintain a good quality of life.
To provide you with an opportunity to identify and address person’s needs for a stable and familiar environment.
1. Why is it important to maintain a stable environment for people with dementia?
2. How can you address this in a residential environment?