Thursday, October 03, 2013

Yahoo search - how to deal with dementia behaviors

I read these six coping strategies for dementia-related behavior problems some time ago.


People with dementia often exhibit behaviors that are frustrating, embarrassing, and sometimes even dangerous to the caregiver and others.

These may include angry outbursts, agitation, aggression, wandering, vocalizations, hoarding or hiding things, and inappropriate sexual behavior. For many caregivers, these difficult behaviors are the most challenging and exhausting aspect of caring for a person with dementia.

+Bob DeMarco +Alzheimer's Reading Room

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