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    How To Deal with Tough Questions (And NOT Make It Worse!): Embracing Therapeutic Fiblets

How To Deal with Tough Questions (And NOT Make It Worse!): Embracing Therapeutic Fiblets

What do you do when Mom calls to say she’s at (long-deceased) Grandma’s and is wondering where Dad [also gone] is? What’s the communication strategy in that situation? Knowing to approach from the front is great; breaking a task into short, concise instructions is helpful– but what does any of that have to do […]

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    The #1 Key to Providing Amazingly Awesome Care for A Person Living with Dementia

The #1 Key to Providing Amazingly Awesome Care for A Person Living with Dementia

If you care for a person living with dementia, you’ve probably been focusing on (or been urged to focus on) the following issues:

What stage are they in?
Who’s the best doctor?
When’s the right time for placement?
Where’s the right place for placement?
Who’s best to get their affairs in order: attorney, financial […]