I think compensation tools need to be extremely person-centered.
I have been very busy with my Service Dog trainee, Dementia Mentors, Dementia Action Alliance, and Dementia Chats. But just because I have no recent blog entry postings does not mean there is nothing new to read from Truthful Loving Kindness. “About Me” has recently been revised at https://truthfulkindness.com/about/ . 47 “Other Contributors” are available at […]
Many dementia-oriented organizations have admirable goals and values, but for me there are three things that stand out about DAA, differentiating them from other good dementia organizations, which also have good goals:
I appreciate the efforts to highlight need of funding BUT they need to compensate now by providing equally impressive film on possibilities for quality of life after diagnosis.
Document your favorite movies and shows, but I think it VERY important to include why they are your favorites; what significance does this film have with your history and person ?
Kate Swaffer comment got me thinking about quotes to live by, which motivated these thoughts about living in the moment.
These are things that were applicable for ME this year, so it is possible they might be helpful for someone else.)
This year’s changes in Holiday celebration.
“Okay Tru, accept what is … (for these next few minutes) then focus on what IS possible, get out of the pity-party ditch and get started doing it !!”
Sometimes each one of us can get stuck in the ditch, and postpone or neglect the important things of life — such as renewal