Seminars

Power of the Heart Core Cirriculum

Power of the Heart Dementia Care Education Four two-hour classes meet and exceed the Oregon Administrative Rules for Memory Care Communities (Alzheimer's Care Units). Marya is happy to make necessary adaptations to meet the requirements for your organization's regulatory requirements. Power of the Heart #1: Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias   Power of the Heart #2: Positive...

Educational Events

Power of the Heart offers several one-hour educational programs, perfect for community events and family education: Overview of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Causes of Dementia Meaningful, Strength-Based Visits Caring for the Caregiver: Stress Reduction Caring for the Caregiver: Grief and Loss Abuse Prevention Behavior Planning 101 Sundowner Syndrome: What is Is, What to Do Behavior...

Educational Programs for Inservices

Power of the Heart offers several one-hour educational programs, perfect for staff inservice meetings: Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Causes of Dementia Strength-Based Communication Strategies for Meaningful Interaction with People Experiencing Memory Loss and Confusion How Behaviors Communicate Needs  Stress Reduction: The Control Bull's Eye and How it Relates to the Crisis Cycle Understanding Grief...

Behavior Coaching

As an Oregon State Certified Behavior Coach (Consultant), I can offer individual behavior planning, which includes a) a comprehensive assessment, b) behavior plan (includes competing pathway analysis) which takes into account interests, strengths, needs and crisis cycle, c) behavior monitoring, and d) a follow-up session(s) to evaluate the plan, any related extinction burst, and to address further...