I’m constantly telling people to join a support group. I have found over the years that if I call something a support group, like a
Tag: dementia by day
Transcript I’m going to address two of the myths that I hear frequently about dementia. The first one is this. “He still knows who he
Transcript I’m here to introduce my new coaching program, but I have to be honest with you…I was really hesitant to introduce any sort of
Transcript Hey, everybody coming to you from Tennessee, where I’m in a rental car. This isn’t my usual car. And I’m going to show you
I’m asked questions like this often. “What if what they’re telling you…just doesn’t make any sense? It can’t happen. If I Embrace Their RealityTM, aren’t
How can you see the forest through the trees to get real results when communicating with someone living with dementia? “Why are you ALL HERE!?”
“We’ve got to get out of here!” she screamed. “They are dangerous people and they’re after us! They think I’m crazy but I know the
I often hear from care partners and dementia care professionals alike that “getting the person living with dementia to do something is really hard!” While
A short story from my time working as a Dementia Care Director at my first building They sat, holding hands, talking softly in his room.
“Well…I don’t want to lie to her. If I tell her she still has a house waiting for her, then that would be a lie.