How to communicate with a person with Alzheimers  

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created by JudyE 2011-05-28 07:58:46 pm

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To talk to a person with Alzheimers try to find a quiet place with no distractions. Get their attention, make eye contact, speak clearly, don't encroach on their personal space, give them time, use gestures and body language to help convey you want.

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submitted by JudyE 2011-05-28 07:58:46 pm    

 



Caring for a person with Alzheimer’s disease at home is a difficult task and can become overwhelming at times. Each day brings new challenges as the caregiver copes with changing levels of ability and new patterns of behavior.

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submitted by psalty 2014-01-21 02:09:36 am    

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