With the right knowledge and planning, people with dementia can still enjoy the holidays, and their loved ones can enjoy them too! Holiday-themed activities that are meaningful and appropriate can help improve moods, slow the loss of functioning and make visits more enjoyable.
Renew old holiday traditions in ways people with dementia can navigate. Watch this video to learn more about:
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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:
Mental Health First Aid – National Council for Behavioral Health