We are all aware that there are different levels of conflict that occur in the workplace; every day. In fact, conflict goes hand-in-hand with significant levels of misunderstanding that can exaggerate perceived disagreements. As Activity Professionals, we must understand and begin working through these levels, so that we can then begin successfully leading and helping others build solid productive working relationships.
There are so many different kinds of medicines available today. Every one of them comes with a list of side effects. So, which one is best? Glad you asked. Laughter is the best medicine. Now it cannot take the place of prescriptions, but it may help reduce what you are taking. What does Laughter do, […]
This booklet reviews Medicare-covered behavioral health services, typically referred to as mental health and substance use services. These services affect a patient’s overall well- being. It’s important to understand these Medicare-covered services. This booklet explains: Covered and non-covered services Eligible professionals Medicare Advantage (MA) coverage Medicare drug plan (Part D) coverage Medical record documentation Coding […]
Recreation is a human right! The meaning of “enjoy life” was shared across countries International events organized by DT&TR
After more than two years of COVID-19 disasters, day care centers and aged care residential facilities have had to refrain from group recreation and seasonal fun events for fear of infection. I have been working at some care facilities and hospitals to provide recreational activities in Diversional Therapy as a DT consultant for 20 years, […]
First I want to start by saying that there is probably nothing I am going to say to you now that you don’t already know. I just feel that in this present day and age, we may need to update our survival skills in the workplace and specifically during the inspection process. We all hate […]
Have you ever realized that the MDS boxes us in? The care plan is driven by the MDS. Hopefully you go way beyond the MDS but just in case you don’t, let this be some encouragement. Think outside the MDS box. The Section F Preferences indicated on the MDS are very good actually if you […]