Tru here. Beginning fence, so digging fence-posts this week … and other tasks. Probably no new blog entries for about a month, … but remember there is plenty to read at this website … ((Remember Links are on text — not pictures)) Top 12 posts from me for past year are : Context of Appearance […]
Someday, i hope that Professionals, Family, and friends of those with dementia will discover the value from Lived Experience stories about symptoms and strategies.
Personally, i think that “Cure”-mongering can be just as destructive as fear-mongering. Both distort reality in unhealthy ways.
The collective knowledge and caring spirit of those who write and share their experiences should not need to face this vicious criticism for speaking their truth.
SUMMARY Insightful Book with “Inside Perspective”; Tru here. I think “Dementia from the Inside” , written by Dr Jennifer Bute (with Louise Morse) is helpful for anyone open to Christian perspective who is involved in any way with Persons with Dementia. Like many others who are now experiencing dementia symptoms, I wish that I could […]
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By that closing Town Hall, i felt invigorated not only by how much we were able to help during this conference but by the future possibilities of others ready to invest in helping Persons With Dementia help others multiply this learning.
Have read early pre-view for first 3 chapters of Jarem’s thought-ful book “Dancing with Elephants: Mindfulness Training For Those Living With Dementia, Chronic Illness or an Aging Brain”. Tru here. I just pre-ordered book thru Amazon because Jarem has offered FANTASTIC bargain; “Great Mindfulness Package to anyone who buys the book and emails him (firstname.lastname@example.org) a […]
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: