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Safe At Home: 2. ABC Method

Learn how accidents, such as falling, burns/scalds, poisoning/ingesting, and overexposure, can be prevented. Using the ABC Method/Approach – (Antecedent, Behavior, Consequence), we will look at safety hazards in different areas of the home. Note: This information is not meant to replace the advice from a medical professional. You should consult your health care provider regarding specific medical concerns or treatment. Safe At Home: A Caregiver’s Guide Video Series discusses important safety matters when caring for those with middle to later stages of dementia.

This series is an educational resource from FCA for caregivers and covers the following topics:

  1. Introduction
  2. ABC Method
  3. Kitchen Safety
  4. Bathroom Safety
  5. Bedroom Safety
  6. Living Room Safety
  7. Hallway Safety
  8. Stairway Safety
  9. Conclusion and 10. Credits