Caregivers need breaks. Respite care can happen many different ways. You might get a break by hiring a home care worker. Perhaps other family members can step up and rotate time with your relative. Taking advantage of adult day programs or temporary stays in a residential setting is another possibility. All of these possibilities rest […]
Laurie White and Beth Spencer have come up with yet another helpful guide for those living with and caring for loved ones with dementia. Moving a Relative & Other Transitions in Dementia Care takes on some of the most challenging situations and decisions that family members face. The authors have gathered sage advice from the leader experts in the field to help make the journey easier.
This is a remarkable resource for family caregivers and professionals working with people struggling with dementia. The authors are unafraid to tackle sensitive concerns from difficult behaviors to loss of intimacy. It provides comprehensive and practical non-pharmacological solutions for caregivers to be successful in the home setting. A must read!