Reducing distress in people with dementia

| 14 Oct 2016

NPS MedicineWise and Alzheimer’s Australia have put together a fact sheet on the causes and strategies to alleviate distress in people with dementia. The strategies to overcome distress include communication methods, appropriate medications, and creating a positive external environment.

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Tags: aged care, Alzheimer's Australia, Alzheimer's disease, community care, dementia, home care, medication, medication management, mental health, residential aged care

Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.

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