Fela was relaxing on my arrival, I had handover and then Fela had his evening meal, after Fela relaxed in his rocking chair and let his meal go down, we then got ready to go to waterworld, Fela was happy and did brilliant getting changed, once inside myself and Fela went into the rapids and Fela enjoyed this, we walked through them and we sat down in the water, we then went into the main pool, Fela seemed happy but after a couple of minutes he became agitated, please see arousal state, unfortunately Fela didn’t want to go back into the pool, even with lots of positive encouragement from staff, once in the changing rooms Fela was very happy and full of smiles, we then got ready to return home, once home I did the board with fela and he appeared happy, he then relaxed listening to relaxing music on YouTube, Fela had his evening hot drink and snack and then had a phone call off Mama, after Fela got ready for his bath, he is now happily splashing away in the bath.
Arousal States – Start: 1 Baseline End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? Yes to 4 – Agitated Fela became agitated while in the pool, he became vocal, started to rock and jerk his head, I encouraged Fela away and tried to divert him to go into another part of the pool but Fela clearly told me no and started to walk to Claire who was sat by the pool, Fela sat down and I tried to encourage Fela to go to the jacuzzi with me but he declined, when I tried to encourage Fela back into the pool he started to rock, become vocal and jerking his head, when I asked if he wanted to go into the pool he clearly said home, once we walked to the changing rooms Fela became happy and was smiling, it was very busy and quite noisy this evening in waterworld, so perhaps this overwhelmed Fela. Did he have a bowel movement? Yes Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: No – Why no exercise?