Alzheimer's: Stepping Into The Leadership Role

Since the person with AD no longer possesses the mental skills to be completely independent, a special brand of leadership is called for. At least one person must assume overall authority for ensuring the well-being of the person with AD but it is best to include others too if at all possible. Much work is involved in addressing basic physical needs like food and shelter as well as the psychological and social needs. You need not be afraid of taking on this important leadership role or a major part of it, although it may feel awkward at first. The […]