Rehabilitation for dementia

There is emerging evidence for non pharmacological interventions for dementia, and evidence for life style changes as a way of preventing a diagnosis of dementia. It is, for me and many others living better with dementia, in spite of the sector telling us to go home and give up, very exciting times! Who knows how many…

Visiting Hesse Rural Health at Winchelsea

This week I visited Winchelsea and presented to the staff at the Hesse Rural Health service, and also at their AGM on my personal experience of living well with younger onset dementia, and about the advocacy work I am doing globally and in Australia. I talked about how I believe I am living well with dementia…

Tuesday humour and a dementia confession

Just lately I’ve been having trouble finding my sense of humour… Mr Google helps me as in an effort to find ‘it’ I usually do a cartoon search. I love this one today! The other thing I’ve had trouble with is the ability to sift through my thoughts or find my words, which has greatly affected my…