Coping Strategies for Emotional Control

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Individuals with dementia have incredible emotional radar. Caregivers often learn that they have to become very patient. Caregivers can and have trained themselves to form a very controlled reaction before responding to a behavior.

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"When he called me many times a day, I felt like he was the most loving person, caring not only about me but also about who I was with and what I was doing. Now, I see how jealous he is. He didn’t trust me unless he knew where I was every moment of every d"

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