Family Member A daughter with elderly father
Think & Feel? :<3:
Think what help is there out there? :star: :unlock:
Feel angry and upset.
Find it difficult to cope & adjust.
Will this have a financial burden? Eg. Care home
May feel inclined to put their loved one into a care home
Say & do? :smiley: :warning:
Maybe correct their loved one when they get confused.
Try to stop their loved one wandering away or putting themselves in danger.
Apply for sickness/disability benefits.
May not allow patient enough freedom to complete simple tasks they are capable of doing.
May get frustrated and unable to adjust
See difficulties their loved one has with everyday tasks & objects
See their loved ones deteriorate.
See other people treating them with lack of respect
See others not understanding the condition
Hear their loved one talking confused or talking about years gone by.
Hear them wandering about at night.
Hear the patient complaining
May hear them asking the same question more than once :question: