if this was My Mother, and she was having a hard time with idea of bathing, …
Usually if we say we want to go home it is because we need comfort of some type.
Please Do not lie to me, but it is okay to VALIDATE then RE-DIRECT
Tru here answering a question. i would not TRY to reason with her on bad days. .… i dont suggest trying to reason with ME on bad days, because it just makes me frustrated at myself since i cannot fully understand you, and frustrated at YOU because you are not accepting me where i am […]
Thanks for asking opinion of Persons Living with Dementia symptoms
It is important for care-partners to acknowledge loss, and grieve , but …
My hearing itself has not changed, but Lately when i am in conversation, …
What do YOU do to calm the chaos ??
Suggestion; Tell yourself (aloud) … then tell yourself again.
Tru here, Recently asked about hallucinations. My super-simple explanation is that, when primary cause is dementia, hallucinations are NOT like day-dreams or night-dreams. They are day-or-night REALITY: “Reality” shows have become a popular thing, but is it “reality”? We see commercials, rewind to get a missed comment, etc. It is not reality. You didn’t feel […]