The Benefits Of Caregiver Counseling

The Benefits of Caregiver Counseling

  • August 9, 2019

Since Archstone Foundation gave Alzheimer’s Family Center (AFC) a grant to fund free Caregiver Counseling sessions, AFC has helped many caregivers of a loved one with dementia. Cheryl Alvarez, Psy.D, the Director of Outpatient Behavioral Health at AFC, explains why…

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Living With Alzheimer’s For Caregivers: Middle Stage

Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers: Middle Stage

  • August 8, 2019

Alzheimer's Family Center in Huntington Beach, California is happy to announce it will be hosting a 3-part series for caregivers presented by the Alzheimer's Association.  In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, those who were care partners now become hands-on…

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7 Phone Apps For People With Dementia

7 Phone Apps for People with Dementia

  • July 16, 2019

In 2019, technology has become so advanced that it’s become a daily part of our lives. The phrase “there’s an app for that” rings true in many regards.  A multitude of programs can help patients with various health conditions. And…

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Traveling Safely With Your Loved One With Dementia

Traveling Safely With Your Loved One With Dementia

  • June 21, 2019

Summer is in full swing, and families are starting to plan their vacations. However, these getaways can prove stressful for caregivers who are traveling with a loved one with Alzheimer’s Disease or another dementia. Dementia patients thrive in familiar environments…

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Personality And Behavioral Changes Due To Dementia

Personality and Behavioral Changes Due to Dementia

  • October 30, 2018

Dementia can change a person’s personality and their behavior. They may act very differently than they used to, and say or do things that they would not have normally done. Family and friends may feel very uncomfortable with these changes,…

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