Care recipient (cr) needs to feel in control during the bathing process to protect his her dignity

Try: Allow cr to do as much as possible this protects his her dignity and helps cr feel more in control

Materials: n/a

Categories: Sage, Topic, Emotional Psychological, Personal, Mobile, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance, Immobile, Independence, Some Supervision, Maximum Supervision, Cognitive Awareness, Somewhat Aware, Unaware

Information: Check local phone book or contact the meals on wheels organization at 703-548-5558 www mowaa org

References: caring for a person with alzheimer’s disease your easy-to-use guide from the national institute on aging by national institute on aging 2011 available at www nia nih gov

Keywords: Bathing stressed about bathing anxiety about bathing shower showering dignity while bathing

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

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