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Reality Orientation

When talking to people with dementia, it is not necessary to tell them the entire reality

Example: “I am looking for my mother. Has she come yet?”

Non-therapeutic response: Your mother died 20 years ago.

Empathetic response: It sounds like you miss your mother. Can you tell me about her while we have lunch?

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