Cognitive Resilience

 by Brian LeBlanc, member of the DAA Leadership Board Hi, my name is Brian LeBlanc I am: the Early-Stage Alzheimer’s Advocate for the AL/FL Panhandle ALZ Assoc, a member of the National Early-Stage Advisory Group for the ALZ Assoc. located in Chicago. A member of the Leadership Board of Dementia Action Alliance In an effort to provide you with a clear understanding of where I am drawing my experience with Cognitive Resilience, I would [...]

2017-05-29T09:26:08-04:00November 10th, 2015|

Preventing Compassion Fatigue

by Kay Glidden, MS Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist & Trainer Co-owner, Compassion Resiliency Dr. Naomi Remen said in her book, Kitchen Table Wisdom: “The expectation that we can be immersed in suffering and loss daily and not be touched by it is as unrealistic as expecting to be able to walk through water without getting wet.” Do you ever feel frustrated or impatient taking care of your loved one who is living with dementia? [...]

2017-05-29T09:26:12-04:00November 4th, 2015|