Care recipient (cr) clings to the caregiver (cg) follows the cg around and will not leave the cg alone

Try: Reassure the cr that you will not abandon him or her reduce noise clutter and unnecessary activity to create a calm atmosphere distract the cr with an activity such as looking at magazines or photo albums listening to music or helping with a simple task provide a substitute for affection such as a cat or dog make a recording of yourself speaking or reading aloud that the cr can listen to when you are not around

Materials: Pet music photo albums and magazines voice recorder

Categories: Behavior Challenging, Social

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*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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