Dementia care is not black and white. It’s an artform that takes practice and education to improve.
We’re BACK for Season 4!
This podcast is for anyone who knows an individual living with dementia. You’ll get tangible, accessible tips and techniques to solve your biggest dementia challenges. Through storytelling, humor, and real-life experience, you’ll gain important insights into dementia care communication.
As you probably know by now, you are not going to be able to convince the person living with dementia that they are no longer
“What if at some point I say something that completely confuses the person living with dementia? Should I really do this Embracing their reality thing,
This is a great question! But, unfortunately, this is a question that most caregivers don’t ask until they are deeply burned out. Sometimes people don’t
‘What if my mom believes something that’s not true, and I keep embracing her reality… won’t that eventually make her more confused?’ You’ve probably already
I get this question all the time! For starters, I don’t like the term “memory care.” Why? Because not all people living with dementia have
This question is more common than you think, and it’s usually related to doing different tasks around the house that we all take for granted,
This one usually comes along with, “Is he going to lose his ability to speak altogether?” The answer is, like everything else with dementia…maybe. Aphasia
This is a great question because this issue comes up differently for everybody. I’ve had clients who would get in the shower no problem one
If you’ve been listening to this podcast for a while, you’ll probably know the answer to this one… YOU DON’T TELL THEM. Your loved one
16 Things I Would Want If I Got Dementia
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I wrote this poem years ago, but to date, it’s the most popular piece I’ve ever created.