Opening of the Southern Centre Sensory Room
We are pleased to announce that the Southern Centre Sensory Room will re open on the 19th March at Pioneer Recreation and Sport. Bookings are now available by phoning (03) 941 8999.
The behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) comprised of aggression, apathy, psychosis, depression, and increases in motor activity  causes much suffering for afflicted elders and their families and challenge health care systems which provide treatment. Traditional psychiatric care for BPSD has begun to incorporate aspects of three nonpharmacologic models of care: environmental vulnerability/reduced stress threshold, unmet needs, and behavioral/learning .