Dementia: listen between the lines

Camp For Alzheimer’s Patients Isn’t About Memories
September 06, 2010
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129607201

Listen between the lines.
As dementia progresses and syntax and word finding falters, “listen with your ears, eyes and heart,” the Family Caregiver Alliance advises. Keep your conversation unhurried and simple, and watch for nonverbal clues and body language to find the meaning underlying the words.