Demonstrate principles of behavior management. (As required by the Virginia Board of Nursing regulation)
Demonstration should include
- reinforcing appropriate behavior, causing the inappropriate behavior to be reduced/eliminated
- eliminating/reducing inappropriate behavior
- modifying the aide's behavior in response to the behavior of the client/resident/patient
- diffuse/redirect inappropriate behaviors.
- What are examples of reinforcing appropriate behavior?
- What are various methods used to deal with disruptive clients/residents/patients?
- What information could be obtained from the family in reference to the client’s/resident’s/patient’s behaviors?