Sensory Regulation and Dementia
As therapists, we know too well the behavioral and psychological effects of late stage dementia, as well as the stress and dysregulation this causes for our clients. We have the ability to incorporate evidence based, non-pharmacological interventions to help regulate individuals who are either sensory seeking or sensory avoiding, in order to improve engagement with their environment, their caregivers, and their daily tasks. This handout describes evidence based methods for sensory regulation in individuals with dementia.
Tech specs: Digital download. 2 pages. 8.5 x 11 inches. PDF format. 9.3 MB.