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ACTIVITIES AND MUSIC
How To Ensure Success with Music in Dementia Care
Professional musician and dementia-care trainer Mary Sue Wilkinson teaches us how to get the most out of music therapy.
Keeping the Spark in Life: Staying Active with Dementia
Monica Heltemes teaches how activity for the person with dementia can lessen the rate of cognitive decline and decrease bad behaviors.
Positive Dementia Care Through Enriching Activities
Rachael Wonderlin teaches strategies on how activities geared towards your loved one’s interests will improve their overall well-being.
Connecting and Caring Through Music
Music therapist Rachelle Norman discusses the power of music and how to use it most effectively.
Using a Holistic Approach to Dementia Care
Ellen Belk teaches tips & strategies to implement a holistic approach to care that will provide more balance and strain.
COMMUNICATION AND BEHAVIOR
You. And Me, Myself, and I
Susan Macaulay teaches communication strategies to understand what is being said so you can affirm & support while creating a more positive flow.
Learning to Speak Alzheimer’s
Barbara Worthington shares tips and strategies to help you have successful communication with persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia.
It’s On the Tip of My Tongue
Using real examples, Susan Macaulay teaches about finding the right words when you can’t and what to do and not do when it happens.
Tips for Reducing Anger and Aggression
Susan Macaulay shares tips and practical hands-on tools and techniques to help caregivers reduce anger and aggression.
Embracing Their Alzheimer’s Reality
Rachael Wonderlin teaches strategies on positive communication with a person who has Alzheimer’s or another type of dementia.
How to be a Better Dementia Detective
Susan Macaulay teaches you how to look beyond, beside, and behind to discover clues to unlock the mysteries of Alzheimer’s behaviors.
HEALTH AND EMOTIONS
Staying Afloat in Rough Dementia Care Seas
Susan Macaulay shares tips she learned as a care partner to help you stay afloat in rough dementia care seas.
Give Grief Space to Breathe in Caregiving
Kim Adams teaches us how to acknowledge and recognize our grief, and then take action to let it move through us.
A Trove of Tips for Managing Caregiver Stress
Vicki Kaufmann explains good and bad stress, and what caregivers can do to better handle the stress in caregiving.
How To Regain Your Energy, Optimism, and Joy
Vicki Kaufmann teaches strategies to help us through these difficult times, because Caregivers Need Care Too!
Lifestyle Choices to Improve Your Brain Health
Judi Bonilla shares her Brain Booster Six program on the six most important lifestyle factors.
HOME AND PLANNING
Caregiver Goals – How to be Successful
Connie Bohager teaches how to have a daily plan that results in success for you and your loved one.
How to Create Patient Care Plans for Better Well-Being
Mike Good takes a look at 3 important planning tools to help take back control when caring for a love one.
Balancing Safety and Stimulation at Home
Mike Good teaches how families can find a balance between safety and enriching activities in the home.
Adapting Your Home for Dementia
Mike Good teaches about four important elements in your home that you must address for a dementia friendly home.