Clinical Column – How caregivers can validate elders who want to keep driving, new columns “Reach Out” and “Shout Out,” new VTI board members, hospital in Germany receives VTI certificate of Quality, in memorium – Albert Paolino, “How to” videos needed, Validation presented in Cuba, 2018 EVA meeting location and dates, and Validation support group schedules
New AVO in Israel, Old People are Cool, meet our new grant writer, Validation Breakthrough in Chinese, Validation spreading in Bulgaria, EVA meeting news, update on certified support group and new support group for beginning Validators.
Clinical Column – How can caregivers maintain independent functioning in very old people diagnosed with “Severe Alzheimer’s Dementia? VTI World Wide Speakers List, Validation Support Group and AVO news and a Call for Stories.
Report on the first Validation Worker Course in China, new employee Dan Hiestand, new Certified Validation Masters, news from Europe, Naomi’s early years, “IValidate2Connect” update and Wisdome from Naomi’s Mother.
Clinical Column – Does Psychiatric Terminology apply to people in the final resolution of life? News from the Executive Director, New Board Members, Upcoming NAVA and EVA conference news, Fundraising results, and Course and AVO News
Validation in China, Naomi’s TEDX Talk, New AVO’s, Teachers in Sweden and courses in Italy, New Appointment, Family Caregiver Course, Wisdom from Our Elders