Category: Handbook

“Activities to Do with Your Parent Who Has Alzheimer’s Dementia”

This is from our guest blogger:  Judith A. Levy, EdM, OTR I’ve been an occupational therapist for over forty years. I’ve treated adult patients with a multitude of diagnosis often involving cognitive loss. I would leave at the end of the day to return to my family’s needs. When my mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s at […]

You are a Son, a Daughter, a Spouse, a Friend and … a Caregiver…

Many of us are being “just the good daughter” or son, or niece, or husband, or cousin, or friend to an elderly parent, grandparent, or partner. But you are much more than that.   You are a Caregiver if you do these things for a loved-one: Take care of someone who is chronically ill, disabled, […]