Care recipient (cr) forgets things and feels he has lost control over his daily life

Try: Put a white board in the living room and one in their bedroom write simple messages on the boards for example in their bedroom put something like’ today is friday tomorrow when you wake it will be saturday michelle is staying over and is in her old room this enables cr to feel informed in control and happy

Materials: White boards dry erase markers dry eraser

Categories: Sage, Topic, Emotional Psychological, Medical Physical, Long-Term Memory, So-So L T Memory, Poor L T Memory, Short-Term Memory, So-So S T Memory, Poor S T Memory

Information: n/a

References: alzheimer’s 2009 available at www checklists com

Keywords: Memory loss forgets forgetfulness day of the week day time remember remind

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

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