The daughter of an older adult client comes with the client for a follow-up visit. During the visit, the daughter says, “My father’s personality seems like it has changed. Is this because he’s getting older?” Which response by the nurse would be most appropriate?

The daughter of an older adult client comes with the client for a follow-up visit. During the visit, the daughter says, “My father’s personality seems like it has changed. Is this because he’s getting older?” Which response by the nurse would be most appropriate?

A.”I wouldn’t worry. Personality is something that changes from day to day.”

B.”Yes, you are correct. Personality changes quite bit with aging.”

C.”Your father’s personality reflects who he has been all his life.”

D.”It’s definitely a sign that his memory is starting to fade.”