14/04/2021 – Morning & Afternoon shift – carla cornelius

Shift Report:

9.30 Fela arrived with Michael and Zoe.

Seemed happy. Zoe did the board upstairs.

9:45 Tea on red settee upstairs.

Offered aloe leaf for him to rub on his face as he was scratching.

10:00 Colouring one page in Calming therapy adult colouring book.

10:45 Snack

11:00 Interviewee didn’t show up so Michael engaged Fela in cooking lamb hotpot.

12:45 lunch

Fela reviewed the images of the drumming kit.

14:00 Left for Drumming but when I rang Luke to say we would be late due to traffic he reminded me that the class would be next week. I apologised to Fela for the mistake and tried my best to explain.

Ran errands and drove out in country – Cheadle, Leek.

14:50 Fela requested fruit salad when in car.

16:00 Returned home.

Fela went to kitchen and requested pasta. Did the board.

Listened to April jazz music, played cards, then telephoned Nanna Hazel who rang us back later.

I printed ‘Day by Day’ prayer¬† and read it to Fela.

18:20 Dinner

19:00 Listened to music, mainly boybands e.g. Plus One, JLS, BoyzIIMen, N’Sync.

Fela did not want to dance but I eventually persuaded him to bounce on the gym ball for 30 minutes before his evening snack.

20:10 snack

21:00 Returned home.

21:30 We left soon after Fela entered the bath.

All in all, Fela was quite sluggish to day and was asking for food and scratching his keloids on and off throughout the day.


Arousal States – Start: 1 Baseline End: 1 Baseline 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 – Mildly strenuous