(FCA's E-CommCoordinator writing): I saw this last night and phew . . .what an eye-opening look into the struggles--for words, clarity, understanding, connection with others/the past--that a loved one afflicted with Alzheimer's Disease goes through. Watching was saddening in some ways but endearing in others . . . I loved her independence, her determination to hold on to that and to interact with others and expressing her love of music through an occasional little dance to 'Old blue Eyes' . . .
Family Caregiver Alliance announces it's brand new Caregiver College Video Series for 2011. An introduction and seven concise chapters that help the family caregiver with in their daily caregiving efforts. Contents include transferring, nutrition, personal care challenges, behavior issues, and the all important caregiver self-care.