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Mother with dementia madre con demencia

The Blessing of Caring for My Mother with Dementia

In this story, a daughter writes about how she enjoys being able to care for her mother with dementia, who raised eight children and provided for them.

Gina Flores
Alzheimer's patient

A Guide to Managing Your Dementia / Alzheimer’s Patient: Video and Slides

In this video, you will learn how to handle the common behaviors of Alzheimer's patients and frustrations that can occur, along with helpful strategies.

Aimee Sharp
managing dementia patient

Webinar: A Guide to Managing Your Dementia / Alzheimer’s Patient

Join Shield HealthCare and Capital Nursing Education on Wed., August 24, 2016 for a free webinar about Managing Dementia Patients

Aimee Sharp
paralyzed son

Caring For My Paralyzed Son: A New Perspective on Life

An unfortunate car accident led me down this road. Because two men decided to chase after one another on the road, my son became paralyzed from the...

Gina Flores
Music Therapy for Alzheimer's Patients

Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s Patients

Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease that destroys memory. However, there may be a way to slow it down. Music Therapy for Alzheimer's Patients.

Julian Perez
traumatic brain injury caregiver

Caring For My Husband After A Traumatic Brain Injury

Nine years ago, I would not have thought caregiving was rewarding. I became a full-time traumatic brain injury caregiver after my husband's accident at...

Gina Flores
Life Lessons from a Caregiver

Life Lessons from a Caregiver: Independence is a Treasure

Special thanks to Veronica B. for sharing this touching story with valuable life lessons from a caregiver's point of view.

Gina Flores
If I get dementia Si tengo demencia personas con demencia

16 Things I Would Want If I Got Dementia

When you work in dementia care, people tend to ask you a lot of questions. If I get dementia, I’d like my family to hang this wish list up on the wall:

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Fall Prevention Part II

Video: Fall Prevention Part II – Impact, Assessment and Hidden Risks

In this informative video, learn how falls impact the healthcare system, risk areas in our communities, 4 critical areas of a fall risk assessment and more.

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Caregiver documentary

Meet Kathy Lofton: Caregiver Documentary Filmmaker

As a passionate caregiver and advocate for people caring for medically fragile loved ones, Kathy Lofton was inspired to film a caregiver documentary...

Gina Flores
Webinar: Managing Stress as the Parent of a Child with Special Needs
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