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Dementia and challenging behaviour

By recognising common Behaviours associated with dementia and the factors that may trigger them, you will be better able to address them appropriately. Neither the individual nor the Behaviour is the problem– the problem is the need or feeling that the individual is trying to communicate with the Behaviour. We now recognise that many Behaviours displayed by people with dementia indicate that they are in some form of distress. The Behaviour is an indication of discomfort, pain, anger, fear and other physical and emotional conditions. The brain damage from dementia often makes it impossible for people to communicate their needs through language, so we must pay close attention to their verbal

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