Care recipient (cr) sometimes forgets to turn lights on

Try: Be sure there is enough lighting especially in bathrooms put lights on a timer to turn on at night minimize glare from windows and limit shadows consider using motion-sensor lights and night lights throughout the house

Materials: Light timer motion sensor lights night lights

Categories: Sage, Topic, Cognitive Intellectual, Emotional Psychological, Medical Physical, Independence, No Supervision, Some Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Short-Term Memory, So-So S T Memory, Poor S T Memory

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References: guide to living with dementia by home watch care givers available at www homewatchcaregivers com

Keywords: Memory loss forgets forgetfulness lights

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

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