05/05/2020 – Day & Evening shift – zoe ball

Shift Report:

Fela was sitting in his rocking chair listening to music when I arrived. I went to say hello to fela.

At 1015, fela went to the toilet and sat down. Fela had a bowel movement. He was in there for 15 minutes.

At 1030, fela had his snack while Emma did the teach board with him. Then staff did some chores while fela continued to listen to music.

At 1125, fela used the toilet before we got ready to go out for a walk. We left at 1130. We had a walk round Chatterley Whitfield and half way up the hill and back down again. In the car, fela had some fruit and some water.

We got back to the house at 1210. Fela went to sit down and listened to music until lunch was ready at 1240. Fela sat down and said prayer with staff l, then ate nicely at the table. When fela was finished, he brought his glass to the kitchen. I left out 6 items for fela to wash, which he did very well. I gave fela a tea towel to dry his hands and he pointed to the dishes on the draining board. I told him he can dry them if he wanted to. So he did.

At 1320, fela chose a dvd. He chose Simba’s Pride. I cleaned fela’s keloids. And gave him the cream on a cotton pad to apply independently.

Claire did a new teach board with fela at 1330 and fela watched the rest of his dvd.

At 1440, fela chose some stories and Claire read to Jim, I could hear fela joining in from the staff room where I was ironing. Fela asked for more stories and claire read to him until 1520.

1530, fela had a snack and then went to the toilet again at 1540. Fela then listened to some music.

At 1700, fela was given a facial trim and had his keloids cleaned again.

Dinner was ready at 1800, fela said his prayer and ate well with staff. After dinner, fela swept the floor. I then told fela to choose 2 stickers out of the reward book for doing 2 chores today. He chose a green one with a tick and a green one that said well done.

Fela then sat down and Claire did a new teach board with fela and I read fela his social story for sleeping at mama and Michael’s.

At 1910, fela used the toilet to pass urine, before going out for a walk at 1920. On our walk we did some orienteering with fela, to see if he could spot 4 items. Fela didn’t seem interested in looking for the items, but did seem to enjoy ticking them off.

We got back to the house at 1950 and fela took off his bag, coat and shoes and went to sit down.

Fela had his snack and cup of tea at 2000 while listening to relaxing music.

At 2040, fela got his shoes on, ready to go to mama and Michael’s. Fela used the toilet to pass urine before putting on his coat and getting his bag.

We arrived at Carla and Michael’s at 2050. Unpacked the car and said goodbye to fela at 2110.

Arousal States – Start: 2a – Vocal but happy End: 2a – Vocal but happy Did his state change? No to Did he have a bowel movement? Yes Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: Yes – 18 mins of fast paced walking on a slight incline.
31 minutes walking round the neighbourhood.