DVDs can promote communication between caregivers and patients, help to reduce stress & promote relaxation and provide an aid to help with reminiscence therapy/5(2). Videos & DVD Improving communications in dementia care. 2 DVD ( min) Green-Field Library Call No: WM DVD no Introduction to validation: communicating with very old people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s-type dementia. Jasper, OR: Edward Feil Productions LLC, 1 DVD (24 min) Green-Field Library Call No: WM DVD no
Communicating with Older Adults Current Issue. Communicating with Older Adults: Recognizing Hidden Traps in Health Care Decision Making. This special publication provides an introduction to common heuristics (mental shortcuts) and biases (predictable systematic errors in reasoning) that could affect health care decisions made by older adults, health care providers, and caregivers. Oct 14, · Older adults with dementia may also start to experience sudden mood swings, and may even undergo some personality changes, becoming anxious, angry, or socially withdrawn. Though dementia may bring a fair number of changes and challenges, it’s important to remember that your loved one is still the same person underneath.