Week 2 discussion: personal encounter with dementia | GERN 5690 | Webster University

 Do you personally know an older adult who either has been diagnosed with dementia or exhibits behaviors that you think might be related to dementia?

  •  If the answer is yes, how you feel about that person and your comfort level interacting with this individual.
  • If not, describe your assessment of an older person that you have met who you would guess to have dementia.

  Minimun 300 words 

Textbooks: Innes, A. (2009). Dementia Studies: A Social Science Perspective. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (paperback version)  ISBN 978-1-4129-2164-0