Talking to Someone with Alzheimer's Disease

If your loved one is receiving Alzheimer’s care, it is not always easy to know how to communicate with her effectively. This video offers tips for talking to your loved one who is undergoing Alzheimer’s care.

Whenever you speak to someone with Alzheimer’s disease, maintain a calm, kind voice and a smile when you speak. Resist the urge to become frustrated or interrupt. Instead be patient and repeat yourself when necessary so your loved one feels comfortable.

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