Talking FTD with Geri: Impulsive Behaviors

Denise

Talking FTD with Geri: Impulsive Behaviors

Denise
Geri Hall, PhD, ARNP, FAAN, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, joined Denise to discuss how to cope with your caree's impulsive behaviors. You can listen to our discussion via the player, below.

Geri Hall, an internationally-recognized advanced practice nurse who holds a nursing doctorate, is widely respected for her research in Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. She developed the Progressively Lowered Stress Threshold Model, a framework for planning care of dementia patients and measuring outcomes by studying the presence or absence of behavior symptoms such as agitation and depression. The model is widely by used by professionals in the United States, Australia and South Korea.

Resources

  • Dr. Hall's handout which complements today's show.

  • Information on credit freezes.

  • Please join our chat for those who care for a family member with FTD every Monday at 7 p.m. ET (6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 4 p.m. PT).


About Dr. Hall