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Caregiver Training Videos

Dementia: Determining Decision Making Capacity

This video discusses an important aspect of elderly care and managing a patient’s dementia: Determining decision-making capacity. This capacity is based on one’s physical and mental ability to provide food, clothing, and shelter; attend to physical needs; and manage finances. By watching this video, viewers learn how self-assessment, proxy reports, evaluating performance, and direct observation can help measure a loved one’s capacity and determine best options for their care. 

If you're looking for a comprehensive resource for family caregivers, check out our online Family Caregiver Guide.

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