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Understanding Dementia & Best-Practice for Caregivers With Dr. Anna Fisher

caregiving tips dementia memory loss Dec 06, 2023

In this episode, Dr. Fisher dives deep into the complexities of dementia, exploring its different types and sharing indispensable advice for caregivers on fostering better connections and communication with their loved ones.

This episode is a treasure trove of knowledge for anyone involved in dementia care, whether you're a professional caregiver, a family member, or simply interested in learning more about this critical topic. We believe this episode will provide you with actionable strategies and a deeper understanding of dementia care, making a positive impact on your caregiving journey.

For follow-up questions, email Dr. Anna at [email protected].

The other episode mentioned during this one was 3 Things Every Alzheimer’s Caregiver Needs to Know With Martin Schreiber, Author of My Two Elaines found at

Highlights From This Episode

[0:00] Topic introduction.

[04:14] What is dementia and what are its different types? 

[14:53] What is the difference between normal age-related cognitive decline vs mild cognitive impairment?

[17:40] Cognitive tests recommendations.

[18:45] Genesis and retro-genesis explained.

[20:58] What are some signs that the caregiver should be aware of from the unmet needs of a dementia patient.

[27:53] What is sundowners for dementia?

[31:00] What causes repetition in dementia?

[45:48] The power of colors.

[50:03] How can caregivers practice mindfulness and take care of themselves?

[01:00:37] How to prevent the risk of dementia.

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>> Episode Mentioned: 3 Things Every Alzheimer’s Caregiver Needs to Know With Martin Schreiber, Author of My Two Elaines