Dementia is a loss of cognitive function ranging from impairments in thinking, remembering, and reasoning to an extent that negatively affects an individual’s daily life and activities. Emotions in an individual with dementia can be difficult to control and their personalities are prone to change. Below are some tips to help make your desired activity more engaging and effective.

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Gilma M. Somarriba

B.A. in Psychology Florida International University

M.S. in Educational Psychology/Learning & Cognition with a specialization in Autism Spectrum Disorder Florida State University

Registered Behavior Therapist licensed by Behavior Analyst Certification Board (BACB)