A Care recipient (cr) is defensive during bathing and may strike out at the caregiver

Try: Before taking cr to the shower or tub wet the tube sock and tie it with a very tight knot in the middle leave the tube sock in bathing shower area upon entering the bath or shower ask the cr to assist you by untying the knot proceed with washing

Materials: One tube sock

Categories: None

Information: The sock focuses the cr’s attention and may lessen the tendency to strike out a wet tube sock is much more difficult to unknot than a dry tube sock

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

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