Memory units… memory clinics… memory diseases… memory aids – of course it’s easy to believe that dementia is only about failing memory! Yet dementia involves much more.
Dementia affects many different types of brain functions besides memory. Not all types of memory are impacted equally by dementia – some areas are slightly affected or not at all!
Understanding how the disease affects the brain will help you provide the best care.
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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:
Mental Health First Aid – National Council for Behavioral Health