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Month: September 2015

Caregiving Monday: 10 Activities for sensory stimulation with dementia

Caregiving Monday: 10 Activities for sensory stimulation with dementia

Are you looking for ideas for sensory stimulation with your loved one that has dementia? If you’re not sure what I mean, sensory stimulation uses the five senses of sight, touch, hearing, taste and feel to hopefully evoke positive emotions. I’ve discussed numerous activities with music, but what are some others that can be completed? Hand massage or shoulder massage—these are always a big hit when we do them in the nursing facility where I work. {touch} Relaxation satchel—these don’t…

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