April 7, 2011

Decisions about personal property can be difficult

I had a minor stroke last year, and it really got me thinking.  My husband, Corky, died four years ago, and we never talked about what […]
March 31, 2011

Shocking rule regarding Alzheimer's: Lying is acceptable

We feel great joy when a young child learns to do something new:  sit up, walk, get potty-trained, tie shoelaces, read, do math.  And we encourage […]
March 24, 2011

A top caregiving tip: Stop arguing with people who have dementia

Never try to teach a pig to sing.  It frustrates you and annoys the pig.—Tim Albritton’s office wall. The best advice I can give caregivers, beginning […]
March 17, 2011

Learn to plan realistically for care of your child

From age to age, nothing changes, and yet everything ….. is completely different—Aldous Huxley Every parent of a child with disabilities knows that it can be […]