Caring for a person living with Alzheimer's disease isn't easy. It is a 24 hour, 7 days a week job.
Alzheimer's caregiving is not a science, it is an art. The art of great love. The art of unconditional love.
Alzheimer's Care, The Power of Purpose in Our Lives
Can how you think and what you believe affect your Alzheimer's caregiving effort?
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I Think About Alzheimer's Caregivers Every Day (article)
Think. Direct one's mind toward someone or something. Use one's mind actively to form connected ideas.
To exercise the powers of judgment, conception, or inference - Reason.
Think, conceive, imagine, realize, or envision.
Caregiver is a person who gives help and protection to someone who is sick or in need.
Purpose the reason for which something is done or for which something exists. Having as one's intention or objective.
Coping requires us to make our own conscious effort to solve personal and interpersonal problems. This allows us to minimize stress, reduce conflict, and to better understand our situation.
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