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How to Deal With Emotional Triggers [video]

How to Deal With Emotional Triggers [video]

When was the last time someone pushed your buttons, made you mad?  I call that being triggered. Here are two ways you can help yourself stay in control, so the trigger doesn’t overwhelm you. We all get triggered. Things people do or say will trigger us. Things that...
The Moods of Alzheimer’s

The Moods of Alzheimer’s

If you’re living with or caring for someone with Alzheimer’s, then you may wonder why they’re irritable one minute and compliant the next. It’s enough to drive you crazy! Alzheimer’s is deceptive. It doesn’t just affect the part of the brain that helps to remember and...
The Burden of Dementia

The Burden of Dementia

In 1986 Elie Wiesel was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In his acceptance speech, he said the world should never remain silent while humans suffer; neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. “Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented,” Elie Wiesel...