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list different techniques that can be used to facilitate positive interaction with an individual with dementia
Different techniques that facilitate positive interactions with an individual with dementia are a few of the following- memory books, recreational activity, problem solving activity, music therapy, the use of pictures, reality orientation therapy, [ etc. Have a positive interactive environment. A positive mood, tone of voice, and body language will go a long way to providing a better
opportunity to positively interact with someone with dementia. Showing affection is also a good way of creating a positive atmosphere. COMMUNICATE SENSITIVELY You tune in to the individual with dementia and modify your communications to match the individual?s needs. Understand that individuals with dementia may communicate in different ways Understand that how a person behaves is a form of communication. Behaviors may reflect emotions or unmet needs or may be triggered by physical illness. ]
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User: list different techniques that can be used to facilitate positive interaction with an individual with dementia

Weegy: Different techniques that facilitate positive interactions with an individual with dementia are a few of the following- memory books, recreational activity, problem solving activity, music therapy, the use of pictures, reality orientation therapy, [ etc. Have a positive interactive environment. A positive mood, tone of voice, and body language will go a long way to providing a better opportunity to positively interact with someone with dementia. Showing affection is also a good way of creating a positive atmosphere. COMMUNICATE SENSITIVELY You tune in to the individual with dementia and modify your communications to match the individual?s needs. Understand that individuals with dementia may communicate in different ways Understand that how a person behaves is a form of communication. Behaviors may reflect emotions or unmet needs or may be triggered by physical illness. ]
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User: how can understanding an individual biography and history facilitate positive interactions

Weegy: understanding an individuals biography/history help pinpoint his or her main characteristics. More we know a person more our communication is successful. [ [ In personal and interpersonal communication, even in mass one, positive interaction depends on communication. We know our friends better, that`s why most of the time our interaction is positive. Even when something goes wrong we can amend them. ]
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User: how can infortmation about an individual preferred methods of communication be used to reinforce their identity and uniqueness

Weegy: Reinforcing identity by: ? valuing the individual ? treating people as individuals ? giving information ? considering the current situation from the perspective of the individual with dementia ? enabling relationships with others [ ]
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how can infortmation about an individual preferred methods of communication be used to reinforce their identity and uniqueness
Weegy: its about knowing how the individual likes to communicate and how this knowledge can be used to reinforce their identity and uniqueness. For example Mary likes to hold your arm and look into your face when communicating. [ [ By responding to this and respecting her preferred method you are showing her that she is important to you as an individual. Other individuals might respond better when pictures are used or need you to speak slowly etc. ] (More)
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