Tagged: Caregiving Tips

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“In Their Own Voices” – Early Stage panel shares insights into dementia

The early stage panel at the 2015 Northbay Conference, Understanding Memory Loss, shares their experiences being diagnosed and living with dementia. You may also download additional insights from several early stage support groups here: https://indd.adobe.com/view/e57785ba-244e-4917-ac0a-2da64b061126 Helpful information related to this post: “I Have...

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Learn: Compassionate Communication

Communication is more than the ability to exchange words—it is the ability to connect with someone. This program will provide strategies on improving overall communication skills in connecting with memory-impaired individuals. Watch the video below and learn more at http://www.alz.org/care/dementia-communication-tips.asp

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Benefits of a Dementia Friendly Community

by Cynthia Nakayama Our loved ones with dementia live in the moment. They know ‘how they feel’ even if they don’t remember what happened. So a family caregiver continually works toward a good life for their loved one, which includes...