Mid-to-late stage Alzheimer’s and dementia can present challenging behavior problems. Patients often feel anger, confusion, fear and sadness, which can present itself in aggressive and sometime violent behavior. Enhance your ability to care for these residents by: recognizing characteristics of a confused resident, identifying common behavior problems, stating common interventions for positive behavioral outcomes, listing the three stages of Alzheimer’s disease, describe how to interact with a confused resident and identifying at least three ways to care for the confused resident.