I saw a short article of yours in the Alzheimers Reading Room entitled "Don't Tell Mom She Has Dementia". I understand the fact that trying to orient an ill family member to "reality" isn't a good idea, but how exactly would you handle those situations instead of upsetting them with the truth?
Good question. It depends very much on the individual. What are you trying to tell that person? That he or she has dementia? That someone