Regularly evaluate for effectiveness of treatment & possible side effects
(review with person, family, substitute decision maker and care team)
- In consultation with person, family, substitute decision maker and care team, decide if therapeutic goals are met
- Continue to follow & reevaluate individualized behaviour care plan for BPSD
Regularly reassess the need for continued therapy.
Discontinue medication if possible
- Consult psychiatrist when considering deprescribing for other mental health diagnoses eg. Schizophrenia, Bipolar, Major Depression, etc.
- Monitor for recurrence/ emergence of BPSD