Category Archives: Caregiver Tips

Interview With Teepa Snow

Teepa Snow

Today, we have a very special guest: Ms. Teepa Snow. Her alternative career is teaching and educating people about dementia. She has her own course and company travels around the world talking about her own specific niche. Teepa Snow tells about her alternative career regarding dementia in this podcast: 02:15 – Her story and reason

Tell me I Forget, Teach me I Remember, Involve me, I Understand

Tell me I Forget, Teach me I Remember, Involve me, I Understand

I attended a certification course called Certified Online Training Professional. One of the Speaker there said, “Tell me I Forget, Teach me I Remember, Involve me, I Understand” something like that. Same thing with our Dementia patient. And I just realized that, if you’re telling a patient or a person that has Dementia and you’re

Write a Book! Share your Story!

write a book

I just wanted to encourage and invite everyone! There’s a new free group – Healthy Books – by Jeremy Sutton. You have to check it out. If you’re a therapist, a dementia warrior, or a nurse, or somebody who is taking care of a dementia patient, then you need to write a book. You need

Hoarding

Hoarding

What’s going on Dementia Warriors! Today, we will talk about Hoarding 01:37 – Compulsive hoarding is also known as hoarding disorder, a behavioral pattern characterized by excessive acquisition of, and unwillingness to discard large quantities of objects 02:40 – What are the risks associated with hoarding? 04:25 – What are the causes of hoarding? 07:58

Depression

Depression

What’s going on Dementia Warriors! Today, we will talk about Depression. 01:19 – 40% of Dementia patients experience depression. Dementia and depression almost go hand and hand. 02:10 – Depression is very common among people with Alzheimer’s. 03:12 – What are the symptoms of depression? 04:50 – Depression in Alzheimer’s doesn’t always look like depression

Repetitive Behavior

Repetitive Behavior

What’s going on Dementia Warriors! Today, we will talk about Repetitive Behavior. 01:19 – What is Repetitive Behavior? 01:40 – The main cause in behavioral symptoms in Alzheimer’s and other progressive dementias 05:20 – What are the causes of repetitive behaviors? 09:05 – What can we do? 11:55 – Answer the behavior, not the person

Delusions Vs Hallucinations

Delusions Vs Hallucinations

What are Delusions? Hallucinations? In this podcast, we will talk about Delusions vs. Hallucinations. 01:38 – Delusion is a false idea, frequently a misinterpretation of a situation. The suspicious delusion is frequently referred to as Paranoia. 02:20 – Hallucinations is a false sensory perception where the patient sees, hears, feels, or smells something that isn’t

Caring For Your Stroke Patients Who Have Dementia With Karen Malone

Podcast With Karen Malone

Today we have Karen Malone who is also a Physical Therapist. Her specialty is stroke. We’re here today to learn about stroke and the different interventions that we can do if you have a patient who has dementa and also had a stroke. In this episode with Karen Malone: 01:00 – Where is Karen Malone

MisUnderstanding Dementia Podcast With Jerri Bosch Manale

MisUnderstanding Dementia Podcast With Guest Jerri Bosch Manale

  Our special guest today is Jerri Bosch Manale. She is a full time caregiver for her husband who has Frontal Temporal Dementia. In this podcast with Jerri Bosch Manale: 01:30 – Jerri tells us her story and her experiences with her husband’s dementia 04:00 – Jerri and Mike talk about having a proper diagnosis

40 Awesome Holiday Gift Ideas For Seniors

holiday gift ideas for seniors

If you’re looking for a wonderful gift that your senior loved ones will use and enjoy, we’ve got you covered. We put together 40 of holiday gift ideas for seniors. We have a wide range of gifts that seniors will love and that will also be useful for them and their caregivers. We are sure that you

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