A pilot study using "apps" as a novel strategy for the management of challenging behaviors seen in people living in residential care.

@article{Loi2017APS,
  title={A pilot study using "apps" as a novel strategy for the management of challenging behaviors seen in people living in residential care.},
  author={Samantha M Loi and Angela Mazur and David Huppert and Bernadette Hoy and Jodie Swan and Nicola T. Lautenschlager},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2017},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={637-643}
}
BACKGROUND Many adults living in residential care will demonstrate challenging behaviors. Non-pharmacological strategies are recommended as first-line treatment. Using applications (apps) is a novel approach to managing these behaviors, and has yet to be assessed in this group. This paper describes a pilot study to test apps as a novel non-pharmacological… CONTINUE READING