Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior


Submitted by: Elizabeth Smith-Boivin, MSHSA
Some of the behaviors exhibited by people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia may present real challenges for caregivers to manage. However, behavior is often a powerful form of communication and is one of the primary ways for people with dementia to communicate their needs and feelings. Here you can learn to identify common behaviors and their triggers and learn strategies to help intervene with some of the most common behavioral challenges of Alzheimer's disease.

Video credits to Alzheimer’s Association of Northeastern New York YouTube channel


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Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior

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