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Storytelling is a Way for Alzheimers Patients to Connect with Loved Ones by Joanne Silberner, npr: Listen to the story : ) #Alzheimers #Communication #Joanne_Silberner #npr

Alzheimer's Patients Turn To Stories Instead Of Memories. TimeSlips is a program based on the idea that storytelling can be therapeutic for people with dementia. Learned about this last semester!

Novartis "Reflections" Campaign - I love this so much  This makes me so sad and happy at the same time...

Novartis "Reflections" Campaign

This is absolutely amazing A picture is worth a thousand words. Remember to have compassion for the elderly in your life. The person they once were is still a part of who they are today. Remember them, love them, respect them.

Daddy Did WHAT? Dementia, Sex and Humor: Coping with Caregiving - Family members are often shocked and upset when their loved one exhibits surprising sexual behavior. Understandably, events like this can be upsetting if you don’t realize that the behavior is generally a result of damage that has occurred in the brain.

Sometimes loved ones with act in surprising, unpredictable ways. Here Elaine K. Sanchez, Healthcare Speaker and Author, explores the root of inappropriate dementia-related behaviors & how can find humor in sticky situations.

10 tips on how to effectively communicate with someone who has moderate to severe dementia:

Communication Strategies for Dementia

communication and dementia: 10 simple tips -- great way to help educate family members!

Hogewey “Dementia Village” a fake village with fake shops and restaurants that is actually a care home for elderly dementia sufferers in the Netherlands.

Hogeway Dementia village allows residents to visit shops and stay active while also staying safe!

It's 9:30 on a Friday morning and Molly Middleton Meyer has traveled from Dallas, Texas, to work her way through neural pathways thought by many to no lo...

A Process Of Stimulating Alzheimer's Patients That's 'Nothing Short of Magic'

Poetic Twist: Bringing Dignity to Dementia Patients. This woman is working with Alzheimer's patients memory using poetry facilitation.