The Five Key Qualities of Excellent Dementia Carers & Care Staff


This personal and clearly experienced view of what contributes to excellence in dementia care lists five key desirable qualities. They are:

  1. Empathy
  2. Dependability
  3. Patience
  4. Strength
  5. Flexibility

Full Text Link


Tarach, A. (2010). 5 Qualities of Caregiving Excellence. Alzheimer’s Reading Room, September 23rd 2010.

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