If are having a hard time finding a Memory Care Community, Consider a Different Point of View When it’s time to look for a place for a loved one with… Read More
One of the most effective techniques in dementia care is probably one of the least discussed and documented. Caregivers and professionals alike rely on redirection to accomplish many tasks each… Read More
Communicating with a loved one with Alzheimer’s or related dementia may become challenging as the disease progresses. Prepare yourself before you visit; think about topics that you and your loved… Read More
According to the Alzheimer’s Association, 60% of those with Alzheimer’s or dementia will wander. Anyone with memory problems, that is ambulatory, is at risk for wandering.
Listen to a favorite artist and discuss memories created by their songs. Or create your own music together.
When caring for a loved one with dementia, what if there was a better place than home? The word “home” stirs familiar and warm feelings. When a family member is… Read More
Build Trust and Rapport with those with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.