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Twilight Meditations Thoughts of Faith as Alzheimer’s Advances

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio with

Dr. Jeff Bjorck

Shares His Families Journey with Dementia. 

Thursday Sept. 21st, 2017

2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST       Thursday we will have Dr. Jeff Bjorck who tells the story of his mother, Irene and their families journey with dementia.  His book “Twilight Meditations,” highlights family photos accompanied with storytelling, a variety of Irene’s beautiful artwork before and during the disease process as well as Irene’s thoughts of God as her faith guides and supports her as Alzheimer’s advances.

The book “Twilight Meditations,” will be a comfort to many.

Contact Information For Dr. Jeff Bjorck

Email:  jeffbjorck@purepiano.com  

Facebook: Twilight Meditation

Purchase the book: Amazon.com “Twilight Meditations”

 The Impact of Humor and Laughter

when Living with Dementia

We discussed the impact of humor and laughter as perceptions of both change as the disease progresses. I think you might be surprised at some points made by those living with dementia during this conversation.

Join Us – We Still Have Room on the

Dementia Cruise of Compassion & Camaraderie

We are honored by your response to our offering of the Dementia Friendly Symposium and Cruise and we are encouraging people to book their cabins before we are sold out!

For more details on the symposium and cruise go to https://alzheimersspeaks.com/cruise-with-us

Click here for the Symposium Program

Kathy Shoaf the travel agent handling the symposium and cruise can be reached at: 219-608-2002 or email her at Kathy.Shoaf@CruisePlanners.com

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Find a Memory Cafe & Get Resources

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Push Research Forward. Join the A-List

An Important message from our friend Meryl Comer:

We want what you want when it comes to figuring out solutions to the challenges we all face on our personal Alzheimer’s journeys. Take the critical issue of recruitment for clinical trials. How do you figure out whether you or a loved one is eligible, or if there is even a trial or study close to home? These simple online tools from two trusted A-List partners will help you get started, so just click below to get started.


Roobrik: click here to take a free, 4-minute assessment to learn more about clinical research and decide whether participating in a research study is right for you. You will be asked a series of questions to help you understand how factors such as age and health can affect which studies you might be eligible for, and what exactly is involved in clinical studies.

Antidote: click here when you are ready to look for a clinical trial. You will be asked a series of questions to determine which trials may be right for you.

Please give us feedback on your experience and look out for the next round of decision tree tools on issues like “Is It Still Smart To Drive” and “Is Homecare Right For You.”

Meryl Comer, A-List Team Member & 20-year Alzheimer’s care partner

 

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