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When Frontotemporal Dementia Makes a Spouse a Stranger

You and I are in this together and I am not going anywhere. Alzheimer's Reading Room Families and caregivers of persons living with Frontotemporal Dementia often feel left out by the Alzheimer's community. That is not the case here in the Alzheimer's Reading Room. I picked the brand name long before I understood the different types of dementia. Everyone is included here.
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The Importance of Nonverbal Communication in Dementia Care

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (8 months ago)

Alzheimer's caregivers are often frustrated by the inability to communicate effectively with a person living with dementia. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room Is there a better way to communicate?I conducted two polls here on t... Read Post

Exclusive: ‘The Fifth Dementia’ Band Pairs Teen Musicians With Alzheimer’s Patients

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (9 hours ago)

Music’s power to soothe or energize is well known, and there is good science behind the use of music to arouse dormant memories even in those living with Alzheimer's or a related dementia. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room I t... Read Post

Caregivers of Frontotemporal Dementia Patients

Mental Health / Alzheimer's : Alzheimer's Reading Room (3 years ago)

This is eye opening. Specific examples from Frontotemporal dementia caregivers. By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room Frontotemporal dementia affects regions of the brain that cause aberrant changes in behavior and emotion. Loved ... Read Post


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