Sunday, January 18, 2015


Happy National Activity Professionals Week Making Moments Count is this year's theme for National Activity Professionals Week which runs from January 18th through 24th. NCCAP is sponsoring a week of complimentary chats during our week. The chats will be held each evening at 8 PM EST. The topics are as follows: 1/18-Sunday- Kathy Hughes-Sensory Programs 1/19-Monday- Cindy Bradshaw- Streamlining NCCAP applications/processes 1/20-Tuesday-Debbie Hommel-The ABC’s of Understanding the Cause of Dementia Driven Behaviors 1/21-Wednesday- Murv Delpino- Activity Supplies on a Dime- Resources that can help stretch your Department budget Dollars ! 1/22-Thursday-Sulekha Zaug-Personality Conflicts-Tips for Managing Behaviors During Activities 1/23-Friday- Sherry Barzak-Strategies for Dealing with Mental Illness as a 1:1 1/24 -Saturday-Ruth Roach Martanis-Keeping Your Patients Motivated in Rehab with Activities 1/25- Sunday-Kathy Hughes-Themed Events Chat room link: You also need this: NCCAP chat form submit for the credit.

Friday, January 9, 2015

Week 2 2015 Happy Activity Professionals Week

This is your week! National Activity Professionals Week: January 18-23, 2015 Theme: Activity Professionals: One of the Team – One in a Million The most important part of this day is acknowledging your staff and Yourself--- Always remember that the National Activity Professionals week is the fourth week in January every year. Resource: How will you be involved in this special week?

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Week 1 2015 Quote

Awesome quote--- "Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one." Brad Paisley