https://youtu.be/RsyYzBYVdoU DAA Board member Mike Belleville has a terrific discussion with Tammy Pozerycki about the Dementia friendly movement. Tammy is the owner and trainer of Alternatives in Alzheimer's care. www.alternativesinalzheimerscare.com Her inspiration is her Grandmother Ruth who lived with Alzheimer’s disease. The quality of life of the person living with dementia depends upon the caregiver. The mission of Alternatives in Alzheimer’s Care is to improve the quality of life for people living with dementia [...]
https://youtu.be/x0WG2M4KsXo This week we are excited to have John Wood join us to talk about the The Benefit of Art Through Dementia. John’s beautiful art has been an inspiration to many people exploring ways to calm the frustration of living with dementia.
https://youtu.be/PZfTAK1fFxo This week we are excited to have Gary Joseph LeBlanc join us to talk about the Dementia Mentors Program. This program is essential for people newly diagnosed to be able to chat one-on-one with someone who is also living with dementia. The Dementia Mentors Program has inspired many people living with dementia to reach out to others socially and get involved with other forms of advocacy. After we view the podcast with Gary [...]
https://youtu.be/qBoEjRkY4_4 Enjoy this very insightful discussion on spirituality with our host DAA Advisory board member Laurie Scherrer and Rev. Kathy Fogg Berry. Rev. Berry has offered the “When Words Fail” seminar for clergy and lay leaders throughout Virginia and she speaks regionally and nationally about spirituality and dementia.
https://youtu.be/OHdfH8UiAbM Our host DAA Advisory Board member Chuck McClatchey is joined by Dr. Daniel Potts. They talk about "The Voice of People Living with Dementia at Conferences" and why it's so important and how it changed Dr. Pott's life and career! Dr. Potts is a coauthor of A Pocket Guide for the Alzheimer’s Caregiver and one of Maria Shriver’s Architects of Change. Neurologist Daniel C. Potts champions life-affirming care for those living with Alzheimer’s [...]
https://youtu.be/q7WduzJSzMs Please join our host DAA Advisory board member Laurie Scherrer as she discusses banning psychotic drugs for dementia care with Dr. Al Power. G. Allen Power, MD is a board certified internist and geriatrician, and newly named Schlegel Chair in Aging and Dementia Innovation at the Schlegel—U. Waterloo Research Institute for Aging in Ontario, Canada. He is also clinical associate professor of medicine at the University of Rochester, New York, a Fellow of [...]
https://youtu.be/ykS4mE6Vs2k Join our host Chuck McClatchey as he has a conversation with Lori La Bey about the Dementia Friendly Movement and more. Lori is the host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio and the webinar series Dementia Chats™ Lori connects people to best practices and facilitates conversations regarding needs for dementia care worldwide. - See more at: https://www.alzheimersspeaks.com/