#108: Sunshine for Care Partners

In This Episode Because being a dementia care partner is often a thankless role, sometimes you just need some sunshine from your Dementia Sherpa 😉    (18 minutes)   Be sure to check out the show notes below for links to resources mentioned...

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A Conversation: Talking About the End

Phil Gutis, Assistant Sherpa on The Alzheimer's Podcast, suggested we do a blog together. When a former New York Times reporter says that, the only obvious answer is, "Yes, please!" Our email correspondence is below. -CT   Hi Christy.  This weekend's NYTimes Magazine...

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#104: I Call it a Gift

In This Episode Several years ago, Jamie Tyrone was exhibiting symptoms of MS and given the diagnosis. But something still seemed amiss. She was determined to unravel the mystery, and that’s where we pick up Jamie’s remarkable and inspiring story in this episode.  A...

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The Good Stuff Recipe

Predictably Disastrous Results I had no idea what I was doing on my first day as a professional 18 years ago, working in a skilled nursing facility full of people living with dementia. Hired for my documentation skills, comfort level with the population, and the right...

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