Alice Thompson, an 80-year-old woman, lives with her daughter and son-in-law. She is beginning her second week as a day-care client in an LTC facility. She has been very quiet and withdrawn since her arrival. Today she responds to your interaction by stating, “My daughter is not human.” She asks you to promise to tell her daughter that she wants her Social Security check back.
1. What would be your first verbal response to this client?
2. Outline a planned intervention for Alice and her family.
3. Describe the function of life review.