Part of Changed Behaviour series
Many people become tearful or emotional when reacting to upsetting life events, but this may be more acute for a person with a learning disability who then develops dementia. Many mental health conditions can also affect a person’s emotional state and their ability to cope with emotional situations.
Contents of this booklet
- Why does it happen?
- Ways to support the person
- Think about unmet needs
- Understanding the person's health needs
- Changing daily life
Are we making a difference?
We would love to hear if and how our resources are helping you support people with learning disabilities and with dementia or various other health needs.