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Fidgety Garden Girl - Fidget Quilt- Tactile - Bright & Colorful- Fun for Alzhiemer Patients

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and

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7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic

7 Stages of Alzheimers Disease Infographic - Subscribe to Life's Learning's blog at: http://lifeslearning.org/ Counselors, join us at: Facebook.com/LifesLearningForCounselors Facebook for everyone: www.facebook.com/LifesLearningForEveryone

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Busy Man Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun

When a family member experiences some restlessness with their hands we create a custom "Fidget Lap Quilt". Description from I searched for this on

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SUNDOWNING occurs most often in the middle stages of Alzheimer’s/other dementias. Studies estimate up to 20 % of persons with Alzheimer's/other dementias will experience increased confusion, anxiety & agitation as the day ends (sun sets). Others may experience changes in their sleep schedule & restlessness during the night. These disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle often lead to more behavioral problems causing a serious challenge for families. ~ Lori

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Stages of Dementia. Poor judgment, memory deficit, irritability, apathy, indifference, pacing, restlessness, and agitation may signal a patient has developed dementia.

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Autumn Garden - Quilt- Tactile - Bright & Colorful- Fun for Alzhiemer Patients

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10 Warning Signs of Memory-Loss that Disrupt Daily Life

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Busy Farmer Fidget Quilt -- Tactile Fun and Hand Activities

A Fidget Quilt can be used by Alzheimers, Dementia or Brain Trauma Patients. It has attachments to keep restless fingers busy, touching and playing with the items. Items have to be tightly anchored as they will get a workout! Common Items and Textures help to elicit curiosity, memories or awareness in these patients. I can remember my Grandma picking at her blanket, over and over when she was in the later stages of Alzheimer’s. I wish we had know about these then! These Quilts are made…

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