Decrease Negative Behaviors – The Home Thermostat Tool

The Arkansas Innovative Performance Program (AIPP) Home Thermostat Tool

Kathy Gately, BSW, designed the Home Thermostat Tool to assist nursing homes, resi­dential care and assisted living homes.  This tool helps you identify root causes within your home that are promoting negative behaviors and discover alternatives to decrease these behaviors.  For more information, please visit the AIPP at

The Home Thermostat Tool is also available on the Advancing Excellence website.  Please visit

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The Home Thermostat Tool