Feeding Assistant Training – Difficult Behaviors (Session 5)

Difficult and challenging behaviors can hinder successful feeding in nursing homes. This training session examines ways to address and overcome these behaviors.

  • Overview of difficult behaviors
  • Examples of challenging behaviors
  • Context, causes and consequences
  • How to appropriately respond to difficult behaviors
  • Discuss specific situations feeding assistants may face

 

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