Problem: Resident consistently interrupts the reader. Solution: Facilitator redirects resident back to the topic being discussed.
Problem: The initial facilitator for the group took a three-week vacation. Solution: Another staff member attended the group for several weeks and volunteered to facilitate the group during the vacation.
Problem: Residents progressed in their dementia and could no longer attend comfortably. Solution: As residents were unable to participate new residents were introduced into the group.