The Dementia Sherpa on Enduring Love Radio

The Dementia Sherpa on Enduring Love Radio

Dr. Sarah Bartel and her co-host Megan Pepin interviewed me February 20, 2018 for their show Enduring Love, where they regularly “discuss the joys and challenges of marriage and family life, and human flourishing in all its forms,” on Sacred Heart Radio....
There’s Magic in the Holidays (Isn’t There?)

There’s Magic in the Holidays (Isn’t There?)

After the Holidays “After the holidays,” families say between October and December, puzzled/annoyed memory care professionals would think there could be any other answer. “There’s magic in the holidays,” memory care professionals say back, but never...
Why is This “Behavior” Happening?

Why is This “Behavior” Happening?

“Behavior” is another word for communication. And every “behavior” is telling us something. Remember a few years ago when Charlie Sheen was all over social media, claiming he was “#winning”? It seemed odd at the time, and then it turned out that (like...
Supporting Your Caregiving Parent

Supporting Your Caregiving Parent

Question: “My dad (who's retired) is the primary caregiver. How can I help alleviate his stress (other than stepping in for him) and ensure that he can ‘keep it all together’ when I see how tough it is to take care of my mother?” --Member of the Dementia Sherpa tribe...