Mary Ellen’s daughter, Jenna, was frustrated. “Mom keeps thinking that dad is still alive,” she sighed. “I keep reminding her that he died years ago.
So many caregivers feel that if they tell their loved one with dementia something enough times, that piece of information will stay with them. “Dad,
I walked through the doors of an unfamiliar dementia care community, looking for a resident who had moved from our location. I was afraid she
Many friends, family members and acquaintances have asked me the same question: “Do your residents know who you are?” Honestly, I don’t know. Sometimes it