“You are key to the quality of my life.”
In this poem, CPI Global Professional Instructor Dan Lonigro writes from the perspective of a person with dementia. The poem emphasizes the importance of helping a person do what he or she can
do. Focusing on abilities is central to providing person-centered care. This can help the person feel purpose, fulfillment, accomplishment, and quality of life.
We hope this poem helps you improve care in your facility or for your loved one. Please feel free to share it and pass it on!
to help you provide high-quality dementia care.