Every person living with dementia will do it differently.
It’s like a dance. Some days the moves are smooth and in time to the music intertwining with life seamlessly. And then the days when you dance with dementia and it’s clumsy and out of sync with the people and the world around you. Please download our guide where we talk about life beyond a diagnosis.
Listen for clues of where that person is in that moment in time
Validate and legitimise everything they say. Think about your response
Be prepared for them to step out of that reality and into a different space