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Dy 21st Jun 2022 Diversional Therapist
I am currently working in a unit that I am the diversional therapist, I have lots of activity ideas etc however with the diverse range of patients I am finding it difficult to get little groups into activity room. Lots of them are hesitant to enter our room. Can anyone suggest anything , I am unable to
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Susan 24th Jun 2022 Activity Director
Hi Dy
Are the patients staying there long term or short term??
I find food and music helpful in getting people to activities
Here are some ideas are used to get elected residents to Activities
https://www.goldencarers.com/how-to-get-reluctant-residents-to-attend-activities/5980/
Susan 24th Jun 2022 Activity Director
Hi Dy
Are the patients staying there long term or short term??
I find food and music helpful in getting people to activities
Here are some ideas are used to get elected residents to Activities
https://www.goldencarers.com/how-to-get-reluctant-residents-to-attend-activities/5980/
Grace 30th Jun 2022 Activity And Engagement Practitioner
Hi DY
music is very powerful and helpful to get people to join activities. one hour before any activities, I will go around and collect their music preference while getting ready for the session, I put on the music. please try this, it may be perfect for your client group.

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