I think this is so true with persons living with Dementia is not a specific disease. It's an overall term that describes a wide range of symptoms associated with a decline in memory or other thinking skills severe enough to reduce a person's ability to perform everyday activities. Alzheimer's disease is the most common type of dementia.... More. We need to be aware of body language so we can see what we don’t hear. Watch for subtle things or emotional responses that contradict words.
When you are struggling with communication there are other ways to express your feeling that the person may not even be aware the are doing.
Not just with our ears. But with our eyes and whole heart.