Elevate your services with relationship-focused training.
Transform your caregivers into Creative Companions!
Every human being wants to feel a sense of connection, inclusion, and purpose.
If they don't feel it, they'll go somewhere else to find it.
Give your caregivers and clients a reason to stay.
Relationship-focused support and training for professional caregivers
Your purchase includes:
Mobile-friendly audio course
Training materials for orientations & in-services
Dementia specific communication tips
Downloadable Connections Toolkit
Monthly activity and video lesson
Caregiver inspiration & recognition
The Art of Companionship
An essential element of person-centered care is creating a social and emotional connection.
Learning to be a creative companion
Generating positive feelings through creative expression
Providing companionship before care
Minding Your Mindset.
Stereotypes and myths affect how we show up, so approaching every client with an open mind is critical.
Recognizing abilities and interests
Opening the door to communication
Creating purposeful engagement
An essential element of person-centered care is establishing a relationship before providing care.
Making a positive first impression
Leveraging shared experiences
Creating easy conversation
LESSONS 4, 5, 6
Dementia & Communication
Helping a person living with dementia feel understood and competent requires skill.
Responding to repetition and jumbled words
Positive expressions and conversation starters
Responding to Resistance
Learn the three-step formula to overcoming client resistance and anxiety.
Shifting out of logic and into emotion
Supporting your client through difficult emotions
Getting comfortable being uncomfortable
NICE TO MEET YOU
We're Lee and Robin
When you hire a professional caregiver or CNA, they come prepared to provide assistance with activities of daily living.
But, if you consider the caregiver curriculum, there's very little time spent on one of the most important aspects of care.
We're talking about the relationships...and the ability to develop social and emotional connections with your clients.
It's an essential aspect of providing quality care and it's one of the top 10 reasons caregivers leave their agency.
Our program teaches caregivers how to turn "difficult" clients into happy clients...
Making their jobs easier and more meaningful.
Dive into our unique and innovative approach to caregiving and watch the transformation unfold.
If you change nothing, nothing will change.
Get started today with Creative Companionship™!
"My husband was more engaged and responsive. He loved the travel experience and art.
- Patty Fisher
"Our professonal caregiver used Creative Companionship...it's a gem. Love the focus on relationships."
- Joan Walters
"This program is pure gold...a fantastic tool for anyone providing care. "