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June Dementia Care Video

Preventing Dehydration in Dementia

As we age, we need to watch our level of hydration more carefully. Dehydration can quickly send an elderly loved one into a crisis, leading to the emergency room or even hospitalization.

With dementia, hydration becomes more difficult, and we need special approaches to keep our loved ones healthy.

Watch this video to learn: 

  • Whether your loved one is getting enough fluids
  • How dementia makes fluid intake more challenging
  • Solutions to make hydration easier

DementiaWise - a fresh approach to effective dementia care strategies

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Deborah Bier, PhD | Director of Special Populations

ComForCare | At Your Side Home Care

Deborah Bier hosts monthly videos that focus on real-life issues for families and health care professionals who care for people with dementia.

She has a master’s in counseling psychology and a doctorate in therapeutic counseling. In addition, Deborah has obtained the following credentials:

  • Certified Alzheimer's Educator™ – National Certification Board for Alzheimer & Aging Care
  • Certified Dementia Practitioner® – National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners
  • Certified Dementia Care Partner – Dementia Care Professionals of America, a division of the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
  • Certificate in Gerontology – Allegra Learning Solutions, LLC
  • Mental Health First Aid – National Council for Behavioral Health