The "Help For Nursing Staff" Index
Below you will find a listing of documents I hope will be helpful for any health care professional.
Please feel free to take anything you feel might be helpful to you. Simply print it out, or copy it to your hard drive or disk.
on the small peach button below if you would like to print out a card that
has our website addresses on it.
By the way... This is a very LARGE directory with lots of choices to read. So...to make it easier for you, I've now given you two options. You can either go through the directories at your leisure OR you can use this quick pull down menu.
To use the menu...click the arrow, select the title of your choice and hit "Go".
Is Meant By Special Care Need for Alzheimer's Patients
General Principles of Caregiving
Especially For Special Care Units
Overview of Management (common challenging behaviors seen in a person with Alzheimer's)
Management of Changes in Mood Aggression and Other Mood Changes
Hostile, Angry Behaviors: How to Respond
Tips On Successful Eating and Good Nutrition
Tips To Help Maintain Food Intake
How To Plan Activities For Alzheimer's Patients and What Kinds Of Activities are Suitable
Failure Free Activities
Uncovering a Lifetime of Memories
Creating A "This Is Your Life" Book
So Much More Than A Sing-A-Long:
Communicating Aids For The Alzheimer's Patient
Effective Changes In The Environment
Staff Stress Measurement (part 1)
Staff Stress Measurement (part 2)
Reaching Out to the Alzheimer's Person
Meaningful Activities Programming for the Person with Memory Loss
Patient / Staff Ratio
Treatment of Agitation in Older Persons with Dementia (only available on zip file) **
Below are some additional informational area's.
Clinical Practice Guideline (only available in zip file) **
Don't have Winzip? Then click on the underlined winzip to go to the download site.
If you are a CNA, a nurse, a health care professional or someone who has aspirations of becoming one, then be SURE to check out these outstanding links!!
Just click on any of the underlined titles!
To Nursing Directory
To Caregiving Directory
To Alzheimer's Directory