Care recipient (cr) likes to go through other people’s stuff like their purse or groceries without asking permission

Try: Try distracting cr with a fun or interesting activity below are a few suggestions play what’s in the bag get a bag and fill it with different items such as cotton balls sandpaper leaves newspaper felt q-tips golf ball socks clothespins etc then ask cr to feel what what’s in the bag and tell you what the items are ask cr to put items on a string for example get cheerios fruit loops popcorn or honey combs cereal and some string and let cr string up a chain to put outside for the birds this activity is fun because cr can eat some while he she is making the chains

Materials: Cotton balls sandpaper leaves newspaper felt q-tips sock clothespin cheerios fruit loops popcorn or honey combs cereal string or thread

Categories: Sage, Topic, Behavior Challenging, Emotional Psychological, Medical Physical, Social, Independence, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Unaware, Long-Term Memory, So-So L T Memory, Poor L T Memory, Short-Term Memory, So-So S T Memory, Poor S T Memory

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References: Adapted from www theactivitydirectorsoffice comactivity ideas that work by gina salazar no date

Keywords: Rumages rummaging distracted bored wandering wanders activities

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

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