The family struggle and Dealing with Personality and Behavior Changes that occur in People with Dementia
Dementia causes a decline in mental ability which is severe enough to interfere with the affected person’s day to day life. People with dementia need special attention for them to live a normal life.
When offering dementia care, the greatest challenges the caregiver has to deal with are the personality and behavior changes that do occur. To be successful at offering dementia care, the caregiver has to know that changing the individual is not a possibility. Dementia will shape who he/she becomes. A better way to deal with the individual would be to accommodate his or her behavior and not to control it.
Many families do find this too difficult for them to handle. However, with Dementia Carers introduced through the Live in Care Agency, all the struggle families may have to go through are drastically reduced. Contact us today if you have a family member who needs Dementia Care