Using nostalgia to keep people with dementia engaged

Keeping someone with dementia symptoms engaged can be a real challenge as their cognitive capabilities decline. This is especially true amid a pandemic that has limited the types of activities that can be done. Because we live in a world of wireless connections, it...

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When dementia happens to marriage

The month of February is all about love – searching for love, celebrating love or, within our caregiving community, taking a loving approach to dementia care. A topic that is not discussed very often, but is so important to talk about is the way that relationships...

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Society’s perceptions and stigmas surrounding dementia

I was recently asked why I think it is so difficult to communicate the importance of Dementia Awareness, and how society perceives people with dementia. Unfortunately, most of society perceives dementia as only memory loss. This is a huge and dangerous mistake. Yes,...

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Changing dementia care amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

The pandemic has added a few more hurdles to the already-challenging lives of those caring for people living with dementia, including both individuals and larger residential facilities. Some of these include staff shortages, the inability to have large group trainings...

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Tips for managing guilt as a caregiver

Feelings of guilt are common among dementia caregivers. Caring for someone with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease means you are doing a tough job, and one that comes with complex emotions, both positive and negative. Oftentimes, these negative emotions manifest as...

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Ways you can become Dementia Aware

Whether you are a professional who is caring for many, a family member who is caring a loved one with dementia symptoms, or a community member who interacts regularly with people living with dementia, you will benefit from becoming dementia aware. When we raise our...

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