March 2011

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 […]
March 10, 2011

National Elderly Abuse Incidence Study statistics frightening

In the central place of every heart there is a recording chamber; so long as it receives messages of beauty, hope, cheer and courage, so long […]