Behavior Tips for Dementia Care

Along with the ideas and suggestions above, these simple tips often work for a multitude of behavioral problems:

  • Positive physical approach
  • Brief and simple directions
  • Provide options (let them choose)
  • Ask simple, close-ended questions
  • Pause or back off when something isn’t working

View the tips included in the video on the following page for more ideas on cooperation with your loved one.