CR3-304 Still Someone: Organizing Older Adults with Memory Loss

Control and dignity are complex issues for older adult clients, but for the client with memory loss, the need for control and dignity is greater. How do you maximize the individual's sense of control, as well as their dignity? This session describes a platform for understanding the impact of aging on memory, and provides concrete skills organizers can use to increase success with elderly clients, while maximizing the client's dignity and sense of control.