“PWD Perspective” Contributions from other Persons With Dementia (PWD): Valerie Blumenthal,
with Posterior Cortical Atrophy (rare variant of Alzheimer’s Dementia).
Posterior Cortical Atrophy (PCA) is a rare disorder
where people lose the ability to interpret what they are looking at.
Horse picture above was shared 2016 Jan 29.
Autumnal Landscape below on 2016 Oct 22.
Thanks to all for the encouragement.
Everything I paint and draw is from my imagination, as
I perceive things differently now, due to my illness
and cannot copy things! —
Above comments are excerpted from Valerie’s public FaceBook posting at >> https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1847020595531797&set=a.1574011256166067.1073741827.100006716227238&type=3&permPage=1
Valerie’s index for other pages is at >> https://truthfulkindness.com/index-persons-with-dementia-pwd/valerie-blumenthal/
Explanatory page for PCA at >> http://www.brain.northwestern.edu/dementia/otherdementia/pca.html
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