Doll therapy for dementia. When asked what she likes about the dolls, Vivian Guzofsky (who has Alzheimers) says, "I love babies." Sunrise caregivers also use the dolls to spark conversations by asking questions: How many children do you have? Was your first baby a boy or a girl? What are the best things about being a mom? Many women have an identity based around caregiving and good memories associated with it.