Care recipient (cr) touches the caregiver (cg) all the time and it makes the cg feel uncomfortable

Try: Establish comfortable boundaries with the cr one hand shake hug when the cg arrives one when the cg leaves keep at arms length when talking sitting and assisting with tasks back away when the cg feels uncomfortable and remind the cr about appropriate personal space pleasantly remind cr when touching patting becomes too frequent make arrangements for another cg to take over if necessary be careful when in tight spaces with the cr such as the bathroom or a closet discuss the cg’s boundaries when going over the daily weekly schedule with the cr

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Categories: Behavior Challenging, Cognitive Intellectual, Emotional Psychological

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

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