An ER Adventure

I had an interesting opportunity last month. A silver lining of sorts in a rather terrible experience. I accompanied one of our participants to the emergency room after she lost consciousness at the center. She came to before the ambulance left, but she was very... read more

Time

“I don’t have the time”. How many times have you said that this week? Or even today? Most caregivers I know are spread pretty thin; taking care of a parent or spouse, children, a household, a home, a job. There is never enough time, and the caregiver themselves are... read more

Wandering

I recently went to a professional training to learn more about “Challenging Geriatric Behaviors”. The speaker, Anne Thomas, a geriatric nurse practitioner (and PhD, ANP-BC) spent the day discussing dementia and the medical, environmental, and personal causes of... read more