Geriatrics

Dementia in LTC

Long Term Care Mental Health Series
Thomas Magnuson, MD
Brenda K. Keller, MD, CMD
Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and Psychiatry
University of Nebraska Medical Center


Training and engaging nursing facilities using the Nebraska Telehealth Network

We are aiming to improve the quality of care and patient outcomes for residents of nursing homes through interdisciplinary training of nursing home providers.

Presentations
RealPlayer/PowerPoint
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Cases
PowerPoint/Video
Tip Sheets
(PDF)
References
(PDF)
Challenging Behaviors I

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The Aggressive Man
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Safe Intervention with Aggressive Behavior
Handling Aggressive Behaviors Part 2
Handling Aggressive Behaviors Part 3
Impulsiveness
Aggression
Literature

Websites
Challenging Behaviors II

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Wandering Around Wandering
Disruptive Vocalizations
Bathing
Disrobing
Literature

Websites
Beating the Blues in LTC

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Mrs. D and the Dwindles Recognizing Geriatric Depression
Treatment for Geriatric Depression
Literature

Websites
The Right to Refuse Tx
in Mental Illness in LTC
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The Noncompliant Resident Right to Refuse Treatment Literature

Websites
Activities to maximize QOL in
Residents with Dementia LTC

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The Bored Grandmother

Activities for residents with Dementia Literature

Websites
Anxiety and Sleep
Disorders in LTC

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The Worried Sailor

Relaxation Techniques 
Management of Anxiety
Sleep Hygiene
Sleep in the NH
Literature

Websites
Communication

Miss Information 

SBAR to communicate psychiatric
change to MD

Aphasia 

Literature

Websites
Personality Disorders in LTC

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The Frustrating Matron Personality Disorders in the NH Literature

Websites
Psychiatric Medication Side
Effects in LTC

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The Mumbling Lady Medication Side Effects Literature

Websites
Psychosis in LTC
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The Evil Roommate Psychosis in the NH

Literature

Websites

Preventing Suicide in LTC
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The Threatening Elder

Suicide Risk Evaluation Sheet

 

Literature

Websites
Sexuality in LTC
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Unwanted Advances Sexuality in the NH Literature

Websites
   

Dressing 
Grooming
Toileting
Meals

 
Reduction of Antipsychotics in LTC 
(PDF Format)
 

 

 
Non-pharmacologic Intervention Links
(PDF Format)
 

 

 
Non-pharmacological Treatments References (PDF)
Acupuncture

Literature
Websites

Aromatherapy Literature
Websites 
Light Therapy Literature
Websites
Massage Touch Therapy Literature
Websites
Music Therapy Literature
Websites
Pet Therapy Literature
Websites
Snoezelen Multisensory Stimulation Therapy Literature
Websites
Transcranial Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) Literature
Websites
 Reminiscence Therapy Literature
Websites
 Simulated Presence Literature
Websites
 Validation Therapy Literature
Websites

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The educational material presented in these series were supported by the Health Resources Services Administration
(HRSA), Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr) for Nebraska Geriatric Education Center

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