Wednesday Workshop – The Benefits of Coaching for Caregivers

Wednesday Workshop – The Benefits of Coaching for Caregivers

Wednesday Workshop – The Benefits of Coaching for Caregivers Hello and welcome to Wednesday Workshop. Whether you are a family caregiver, a paid caregiver or a long-distance caregiver to someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia, the pressure of caregiving can become...
Wednesday Workshop – How to Respond to Repetitiveness in Alzheimer’s

Wednesday Workshop – How to Respond to Repetitiveness in Alzheimer’s

Wednesday Workshop – How to Respond to Repetitiveness in Alzheimer’s Hello and welcome to Wednesday Workshop. If your aging loved ones are anything like mine then they enjoy telling stories, sometimes over and over. It may be stories from their past or a...
New Ways to Connect to the Person With Alzheimer’s Disease

New Ways to Connect to the Person With Alzheimer’s Disease

New Ways to Connect to the Person With Alzheimer’s Disease Caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, who are implementing our Making Moments Matter™ philosophy of care, have learned how to reconnect with the person they care for. In new...
There is No Such Thing as “Failure-Free” When Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease

There is No Such Thing as “Failure-Free” When Caring for Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease

There is no such thing as “failure-free” activities when caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Creating the best possible day for the person you care for is more achievable when you focus on what the person CAN do, not on what they can’t...
Wednesday Workshop – How to Deal with Rummaging and Hiding Things

Wednesday Workshop – How to Deal with Rummaging and Hiding Things

Wednesday Workshop – How to Deal with Rummaging and Hiding Things Hello and welcome to today’s Wednesday Workshop. People living with Alzheimer’s disease may start to rummaging or searching through cabinets, drawers or other places where things are stored. That...
“My Loved One Has Alzheimer’s. What’s Next?” – Palm Beach County Library

“My Loved One Has Alzheimer’s. What’s Next?” – Palm Beach County Library

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregiver Month.   In honor of this special month Andraya Brennan will be representing the Alzheimer’s Care Resource Center at each of the Palm Beach County Public Library branch...