V/F Validation 3rd Edition® (Soft Cover)

This book tells how to help disoriented old-old people. It teaches those who care for and about disoriented old-old how to: recognize the signs of disorientation, the physical, emotional and social factors leading to confusion, and how to help confused old- old in each stage. It helps caretakers feel comfortable with disoriented old-old. “There is logic behind the bizarre behavior,” writes Naomi Feil, who originated Validation® Therapy in 1963. She helps nursing homes throughout the world implement this therapy to prevent further disorientation and restore dignity.


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by Naomi Feil, ACSW, Revised with Vicki de Klerk-Rubin

2015 Edition

The 3rd edition recently revised by Vicki de Klerk-Rubin includes the following

  • Newly revised Validation Principles have been added
  • The list of basic human needs focuses on what is seen in daily practice
  • The latest research studies on Validation have been updated

ISBN-13: 978-0-692-37158-9

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