Tag Archive | checkbook

That checkbook equals independence

That checkbook equals independence

Work in tandem with a loved one to help instead of just taking away the checkbook.

Decisional Capacity and Short Term Memory Loss

Decisional Capacity and Short Term Memory Loss

Individuals with mild cognitive impairment can often still make solid decisions.

A Different Degree of Elder Abuse

A Different Degree of Elder Abuse

A few years ago, when we didn’t yet have a diagnosis, but knew something was wrong with mom and dad, we were concerned that our parents would be victims of elder-abuse scams. We had a major incident when my mom hired two contractors for the same work, one of which charged 5 times a reasonable […]