The information in this guide is based on the work of leading experts in the field of dementia care. It begins with a short self-assessment to help families and friends determine the effectiveness of their current interactions, and ends with a short review of the information provided.
Speaking to the importance of changing our perceptions and the way we think about dementia, families and friends will learn:
- Working definitions of dementia, as well as Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD).
- How to focus on and maximize their remaining abilities.
- To identify characteristics of a person who is progressing through the stages of dementia.
- To identify examples of developmental abilities and cognitive function for each stage.
Package of 10 guides.