Partners in FTD Care #16: Residential Long-Term Care and FTD

Transitioning from home-based care to residential long-term care can present challenges for individuals living with FTD, for family members, and for the entire care team. This issue offers ideas for care teams to consider during transition planning, and shares practical tips for minimizing Relocation Stress Syndrome, a nursing diagnosis characterized by confusion, agitation, and behavioral and physical issues resulting from a change in environment.

Issue #16: Fall 2015: Easing the Transition: Residential Long-Term Care and FTD