Safety Awareness - Problem Solving - Dangerous Situations - Adult Speech Therapy - Cognitive Therapy

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by The Function Well

Price: 450 points or $4.5 USD

Subjects: adultSpeech,speech,cognitionProblemSolving,cognition,ot,visualPerception,lifeSkills

Grades: 0

Description: This activity is designed to target problem solving, visual scanning and safety awareness for adults and teens. Directly addressing safety and problem solving can improve independence and decrease risk of accidents in the community and home. To complete this task, look at the picture and select the safe alternative given 4 options (multiple choice). Great for dementia therapy! This task is appropriate for the following environments: skilled nursing (SNF), hospital, home health, schools Purpose: - To assess safety or improve safety awareness - To assess visual scanning and problem solving Directions: 1. Look at the picture and select the correct response given multiple choice answers 2. Clinician can extend learning with additional probes, i.e., What might you do in that situation? How can you avoid the danger? What might happen? What is a safer alternative? 3. May be used in 1:1 or small group settings Areas Addressed: Attention Visual scanning Safety Awareness Problem solving Executive function