How we interact and bond with others is significantly influenced by how we are feeling during that moment in time. Our emotions shape how we experience each day. This is also true for people with dementia who not only have ..
What is communication? When we think of communication we may believe it is the same as language or speech. However, it is much more than that. Communication combines language, attitude, tone of voice, facial expressions and body language to pass ..
In our understanding dementia blog series we explore how dementia affects someone, what this means and what you can do. Who am I? What am I good at? Where do my weaknesses lie? Those are just some of the questions ..
An introduction Everyone’s experience of living with dementia is different. We can by no means expect to fully understand how someone with dementia is feeling, what they are thinking or what they are experiencing. But what we can do is ..
Caring for yourself as a dementia carer is incredibly important – in our self care as a carer series you can find advice and suggestions for looking after yourself. Trust yourself Trusting your own wisdom when applying grounding practices When ..
Meet Bolivia I have been travelling through Bolivia for the past month. Before coming here, I knew very little about this South American country. It is not a country that is much discussed in Europe. Nonetheless, I think the case ..