It seemed every day I would receive more and more calls from my mother, just to ask about the time of day. The early stages of Alzheimer's has had mad...
Teaching Now Living: Part 3- Time of Day Confusion
April 21, 2017
Sarah the Professional shares the trials and tribulations of caring for her Mother while she is in the early stages of Alzheimer's. On top of caring f...
Teaching Now Living: Introduction
April 13, 2017
Teaching Now Living: Part 6- The Challenge of Bathing
July 19, 2017
Teaching Now Living-Part 17 -Changing Daily
Ellie’s disease is progressing
February 5, 2018
Although Ellie’s disease has continued to progress she continues to go to her day program daily, taking a bus with her friend Charles. This is a regular part of her day and an activity that helps to keep Ellie in motion. Any change in her schedule, big or small, can set her into a tailspin. It is not uncommon for her to become upset at a change in her schedule whether it is the time her dinner arrives or her daily activity with Charles being canceled
Tip: Families should be educated on the progression of the disease and be prepared for the changes that will occur