Answers for Elders Podcast Interview: tips and reflections from Annie on cognitive decline

By |2019-03-15T15:58:24-07:00March 15th, 2019|Categories: Dementia Education, Family, Resources, Tips|

Jacobsen Dementia Care Coaching was recently featured in an interview on Answers for Elders Radio – check it out! These audio segments include reflections on family dynamics as a loved one experiences cognitive decline, as well as useful, practical tips for family members and care partners. For example, language is often one of the earliest areas of decline. One simple way that care partners can compassionately support their loved one is to ask: “When you’re [...]

Setting a place for dementia at your holiday table

By |2019-05-05T11:41:53-07:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Family, Holidays, Tips|

As we step in to the holidays many of us will be spending time with our various inherited, adopted and chosen families. While there can be much joy during these times, there can also be challenges. Today I want to share some tips for more joy and ease at holiday gatherings, and a few especially for including loved family members with dementia in your upcoming gatherings. First off ~ please remember we are all [...]