Establish the needs of your community -- Creating an agenda -- Establishing a mentor training program -- Defining the culture of your community -- Conducting the orientation program -- Skills testing for new and existing staff -- The first days on the neighborhood -- Building successful relationships -- Showing you care -- Evaluations -- Barriers to success -- Person-centered care : the heart of the matter.
The human spirit -- The Lefaivre rainbow effect -- The total sum -- The loss -- Educating the family -- The loss stress -- The traumatically induced dysfunctional family theory -- The intervention -- Residual loss : cost of future care analysis -- Litigation -- Business practices and public relations -- Four week time management system -- Diverse funding -- The use of volunteers -- Ethical considerations.
How to incorporate therapeutic talk into daily practice, family doctors can solve and often prevent many psychological and behavioural problems ...designed to enhance the therapeutic relationship, make practice more productive and pleasurable. (from back cover)
Putting the P.I.E.C.E.S. together : a model for collaborative care and changing practice: a learning resource for providers caring for older adults with complex physical and cognitive/mental health needs and behavioural changes