Contributing Writer: Jess Hagemann I was 24 years old when I helped my then 75-year-old … [Read more...]
Guidance for the caregiver to maximize patient safety and well-being
Your primary goal as caregiver is to have the peace of mind that you are providing the best care possible by ensuring the safety and well-being of your loved one. Each caregiving situation has a unique set of care challenges from adapting homes for safety to creating enrichment activities that keep spirits high.
Understanding your loved one’s needs and providing the proper care will help both of you live a happy life. We hope these articles help guide you in providing the best care possible at all times.
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Contributing Writer: Deborah Shouse, writer, speaker, editor, former family caregiver, and dementia … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Mary Jensen, Registered Dental Hygienist Can you imagine not being … [Read more...]
The Alzheimer's Podcast: The Right of those with Dementia to be Free of Medications Library of … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Ben Atkinson-Willes, Founder & CEO at Active Minds Recently, … [Read more...]
If you've taken my online course, or read my articles on improving the home for someone with … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Marie Marley, Author and Speaker One evening I was sitting in my living … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Natasha Goldstein-Levitas, Dance/Movement Therapist Movement is Universal In … [Read more...]
In this 30 minute dementia-care conversation, Mike and Susan discuss the importance of music and how … [Read more...]
The power and importance music plays in dementia care is widely known. But knowing how to harness … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Mary Sue Wilkinson, founder of Singing Heart to Heart and the Young at Heart … [Read more...]
Contributing Writer: Maryann Makekau, founder Hope Matters Never before have I been so focused on … [Read more...]