Communicating with a person who has Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia can be very challenging. A person with early-stage dementia may have trouble finding the right words. As dementia gets worse, so do problems with words and thinking. Changing the way you communicate may be helpful. Learn 9 tips for communicating effectively and empathetically with someone who has dementia.
If you or someone that you love could benefit from speaking with a geriatric specialist, contact Dr. Jada Rhymes to discuss the support available for geriatric conditions. We encourage you to call (706) 641-2080 to schedule an appointment at our primary care office in Columbus, GA!