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Sleep Problems in Our Patients with Dementia

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Why is sleep so difficult for our patients that have dementia? What are some ways OT practitioners can assess and develop a treatment plan by asking ourselves “WHY” and looking at the patient holistically. Subscribe here on: iTunes or Stitcher Resources from the show:   Research: Evidence-Based Recommendations for the Assessment and Management of Sleep Disorders in Older Persons. Research: Age-Related Changes in Slow Wave Sleep and …

Insomnia: 8 Ways to Help You Sleep Like a Baby Tonight

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Sleep. We all need it, but why is it such as struggle? Professionals call the basic habits and practices that enable us to sleep well on a day-to-day basis “sleep hygiene,” but trying to figure out why we don’t sleep or fall asleep well, is much harder than it sounds. If you want to make a change, check out the 8 areas that …