The Long Goodbye

Every day I get a slew of e-mails from LinkedIn, updating me on discussions in the numerous groups I at one time thought I should join. Most get deleted, but there are a few groups that I make a point of checking in with, particularly Changing Aging and...

I CAN! I WILL! Some additional information

The following is in response to a wonderful letter by Mike Donohue, a person living with dementia, which Dr. Al Power posted on his blog at http://changingaging.org/alpower/. At the end of Mike’s letter (which you should read), Al mentions the Stand Up, Speak...

Give ’em some space

Yesterday I put an ElderCareRead Life Scenes 1 book in the mail for my husband’s cousin, who wanted to see one of the books. Recalling that he might have said he had a friend or a relative who was dealing with dementia, I included a note to let him know how best...