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Mindful Dementia Care: Lost and Found in the Alzheimer's Forest

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Mindful Dementia Care is a book of stories and a book of love.It is a book without denial, without any papering over ofthe challenges that can be involved with being a caregiver, and thesadness, anger, and frustration they may bring. It is also a life-changingsource of information that can revolutionize relationships with oneof the most vulnerable populations in our midst. ...more
Kindle Edition, 142 pages
Published February 19th 2019 by Golden Word Books
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Linda Shapiro
Jun 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A BOOK FOR ADULTS OF ALL AGES!

It’s no secret that we live in a world where certain diseases seem to be epidemic and affect all of us at one time or another. Dementia and Cancer lead my personal list.

While Ruth Dennis, along with Velma Arllano and Luke Nachtrab who authored “Mindful Dementia Care,” are each undoubtedly familiar with the scholarly papers and scientific research written about the various branches of Dementia, they chose instead to educate us through story telling. I can think of n
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Tara Forst
May 02, 2019 rated it it was amazing
As a former alzheimer's and dementia caregiver
this book really spoke to my heart! I would recommend this book to anyone
who works with or has a loved one with dementia (or really any cognitive
impairment).

This book is absolutely amazing for anyone new to
dementia care (or even people well-versed, as I learned things I hadn’t known
from my work with dementia patients). This book provides a brief
description of the most common dementia and Alzheimer’s diagnoses as well as
possible treatments, includin
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Eva Lazar
Aug 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Now this is a good starting point for anyone who has someone with symptoms of dementia in their lives. This book is divided into chapters on different topics and these topics can be read on their own or in sequence. The message that summarizes each topic and the book as a whole is that love will get your far, which is a beautiful sentiment which rings truer with every page turned.

Not only does this book provide a wealth of information on how to best help someone who suffers from dementia – there
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