Help for dementia caregivers
Join us for a general overview of the most common types of dementia and how progressive brain changes impact thinking, functioning, and behaviors.
Behavioral expressions serve as a form of communication and often indicate the person living with dementia is experiencing discomfort in body, mind and/or spirit. We will explore methods to decode that language of distress and to maximize comfort and quality of life.
Mindfulness meditation practices will be woven together with dementia caregiving tips. Audio versions of mindfulness meditations will be offered for participants to practice at home.
Discover person-centered approaches to meaningfully connect with the person living with dementia using sensory and spiritual strategies that can optimize quality of life.
Let’s discuss evidence-based approaches for using individualized music to optimize the well-being of persons living with dementia and their care partners.
Grief and loss are common experiences for dementia care partners. The discussion will share research around this topic and offer evidence-based strategies for healthy coping.
This type of care is ideal for patients who have any stage of Alzheimer's or another type of dementia.
We provide specialized care for those with Alzheimer's or another dementia who are nearing end of life.
Learn about respite services and how Hospice of the Valley can help you take care of a loved one with dementia.