A sensitive, powerful documentary captures the pain of life in a nursing home while offering hope through Validation®, an innovative helping method that returns dignity.
Excellent for all levels of hospital and nursing home staff, the DVD is an on-camera demonstration of Validation®. A skilful worker enter the inner world of very disoriented very old people, learns the meaning behind their bizarre behaviors and builds trust. The people develop speech, controls, and increased well- being and self-respect.
Produced through a grant from the Ohio Program in the Humanities.
Winner of: Bronze Award, 1981 Houston International Film Festival
U.S.I.A. Educational Certificate: 38,557