Some options to help your parents if your siblings bail.
Even after a diagnosis of dementia, your loved one may still be able to make informed decisions about their estate plans.
Your siblings might not see what you see and the best place to start is with the assumption that you all want to do what is best for your parent(s).
I have the chance to meet and talk to a lot of adult children who are caring for loved ones with dementia. At a recent “Caregiver Academy” talk, I shared some of the major roadblocks I faced when trying to help my parents. I usually get a few open guffaws from other adult children facing […]
Is it possible that helping a loved one might actual be helping them maintain an unsafe living situation?
I was so happy when I woke up from a dream where mom didn’t have dementia. They started after mom died, and I hadn’t realized that for the last few years of mom’s life, she always had dementia in my dreams. For the first time since mom passed away, I had a dream about her […]
You still won’t like someone talking about you like you don’t exist IF you are diagnosed with dementia.