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Feb 28, 2021, 10:28 AM
Not every person with dementia will exhibit verbal or physical aggression, but when they do, we are quick to label it as "misbehavior" that needs to be medicated. To understand the "misbehavior," you need to understand the dementia brain and the underlying reasons that are most often the cause for…
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Feb 22, 2021, 5:45 AM
Are You A Caregiver For A Loved One? In response to this question, a daughter of one of my clients seemed dumbfounded. “What do you mean ‘caregiver’?” she asked me. “She’s my mom, I’m her daughter, that’s why I help her.” True, this person is your parent. And if you care for a parent, you may not…
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Feb 6, 2021, 10:57 AM
You became a full-time caregiver for your loved one out of commitment, love, and a sense of responsibility. If you feel exhausted, stressed, anxious, angry, or frustrated, you are not alone. Caregiver’s burnout is more common than you think.