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Dementia-friendly Spaces

Living With Alzheimer's >> Creating a Safe Environment | 04.24.15

Dementia-friendly spaces: creating safe and comfortable living areas Creating the right environment can help make life easier and less stressful for both the person with dementia and their caregiver. The emphasis should be on designing or rearranging appropriate living areas to be safe, comfortable and functional. Keep things simple Rooms that are cluttered and messy…

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Disorientation

Living With Alzheimer's >> Behavior Basics | 04.24.15

Disorientation: confusion with place and time   We’ve all been lost at one time or another, and depending on the circumstances, the experience can range from annoying to terrifying. For people with dementia, the same is true, but with a crucial difference: they can become lost in familiar places or even become confused about the…

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