Usually if we say we want to go home it is because we need comfort of some type.
Why do folks with mid-to-late stages of dementia put their toilet paper everywhere EXCEPT for in the toilet?
… strategies …
Our PARTNERSHIP means he is part of me, and i am part of him.
Please Do not lie to me, but it is okay to VALIDATE then RE-DIRECT
Tru here answering a question: i think FEAR is the source of much frustration and anger with beginning dementia symptoms. ((But i acknowledge that fear is not the cause of all anger in dementia — more for some than others)). . These can be some of the sources of fear. Control: Everything feels out-of-control — […]
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 […]
20 PLwD speak up on “How do post-holiday emotions especially effect Persons Living with Dementia (PLwD) ?? What strategies can we use??”
It seems lately i must have a “hole in my lip”, thru which foods, drinks, and my prescriptions fall.
Wed update (25th) is that i messed up: i guess i got a bit complacent. i hugged the dog, he knocked into my head and i got a NEW ball of swelling on my brow. … So i am off FaceBook for remainder of evening and back to cold compresses. Really hoping this will not […]