An Open Invitation to Experience the Power of Conversation: Advancing Person-Centered Dementia Care Together

by: Jackie Pinkowitz, Chair CCAL-Advancing Person-centered Living A decade before the Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) came into being, a dear friend and advocate introduced me to Margaret J. Wheatley’s social action book “turning to one another – simple conversations to restore hope to the future” [BK Publishers, 2002]. The book was written “…to encourage and support you in beginning conversations about things that are important to you and those near you… to step forward [...]