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Alzheimer's Disease

8 Tips for Visiting an Alzheimer's Caregiver

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Don't put off visiting


Should you talk about their loved one?


Asking open-ended questions


Knowledge is your friend


Feeling relaxed around someone with dementia


Acknowledging everyone's presence


Expect change


Providing longer term support


Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard

Christine Kennard wrote about Alzheimer's for HealthCentral. She has many years of experience in private and public sector nursing care homes for people with dementia. She has worked in a variety of hospital, public and private health settings and specialized in community nursing. Christine is qualified in group analytic psychotherapy, is registered in general and mental health nursing and has a Masters degree.