31/10/2021 – Morning & Afternoon shift – carla cornelius

Shift Report:

Fela has been happy the whole day, and has engaged in a lot of smiling, giggling and humming. The highlights of the day were as follows:

  • playing with the tongue drum to George Benson jazz music.
  • after signing for ‘cooking’ and ‘licking’ for most of the morning, his wish came true around 11:00 when Michael did some baking of muffins and cherry frangipane cake.
  • Fela watched Breathe new life church service  as it was streaming live on youtube.
  • Fela’s second wish came true when he was given fish and pasta in the form of tuna pasta salad with pesto  for lunch.
  • Fela watched T.D. Jakes for most of the afternoon by choice -he pointed to the specific video he wanted.
  • Fela requested a manicure so I obliged and then he demanded a pedicure so he was well pampered.
  • Fela spoke briefly to Nanna Hazel – hello and blowing her kisses.
  • Fela watched the DVD ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks’ after Michael offered it to him after dinner.
  • He then listened to a few tunes from Burt Bacharach’s album ‘The Look of Love’ before entering the bath.

Arousal States – Start: 1 Baseline End: 1 Baseline Did his state change? Yes to 2a – Vocal Fela has been vocally excited from time to time throughout the day characterised by humming and giggling. Did he have a bowel movement? Yes Bristol score: Was Fela incontinent?: No Did he have vigorous exercise?: No – It was not on the Activity Plan