Everything you do for a person with dementia comes back to you! When a person with dementia feels he is treated with respect and seen as a person, he or she will corporate more.
This makes your work easier, improves your job satisfaction and your mood. This will be picked up by the person with dementia and the person with dementia will cooperate again more & better which makes you again happier.
Now the care snowball is rolling and gets Bigger & Bigger. So everything you do for a person with dementia comes back to you even when you think is cost you more time.
Believe me in the long run it will save you time and it saves you from a burn out. At the same time you spread happiness into the dementia world where “The little Things Are The Big Things”.
Never forget that a wink, a smile, a hand, a hug means the world to care depended people.