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Dementia Care Partner Talk Show with Teepa Snow

This is the Dementia Care Partner Talk Show, a podcast to help you navigate the senior care maze. Learn and laugh with us as we discuss creative solutions and ideas to common and uncommon dementia care challenges, and how to make sense of the senior care industry and options even if you're not a professional. Are you caring for a person living with dementia? We would love to hear from you! Send us a note at info@teepasnow.com and tell us what you'd like for us to discuss! You can also visit our website at www.teepasnow.com.

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5: Why You Need to Stay Healthy as a Care Partner and How to Do It

Learn why caring for yourself is critical as a care partner, and which strategies you can implement to reduce your stress and risk of developing chronic disease. You can find and download the "Personal History" handout we mention in this show at www.pineseducation.org/personalhealth Are you caring for a person living with dementia? We would love to hear from you! Send us a note at info@pineseducation.org and tell us what you'd like for us to discuss! You can also visit our website at www.PinesEducation.org.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

38mins

18 Jul 2018

Rank #1

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40: Exploring the Causes and Meaning of Sundowning

Listen to Teepa Snow talk about the common causes and meaning of sundowning.  Learn even more by attending the LIVE webinar with Teepa Snow on the topic of sundowning! Click here to reserve your webinar ticket today! Interested in diving even deeper and attending the Positive Approach to Care Inaugural Conference with Teepa Snow LIVE on November 18th and 19th? Click here to secure your Conference Ticket today! (Tickets quantities are strictly limited.) --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

14mins

23 Aug 2019

Rank #2

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15: Lewy Body Dementia - Why Misdiagnosis is Dangerous

Learn about the symptoms of Lewy Body Dementia, and why misdiagnosing the condition can have serious side effects.Limited Time-Offer: Save 20% on the Lewy Body Dementia program with care expert Teepa Snow! Visit www.pineseducation.org/lbd to see free video clips and order the full video today. (Discount Offer expires 10/01/2018).Join our free and brand new "Dementia Caregiver Talkshow" Group on Facebook - an online community for listeners of our podcast and dementia caregivers that would like to share experiences and thoughts with other people that are also on the dementia journey. Visit www.facebook.com/groups/dementiacaregiver and answer two simple questions to join!Have questions? Send us an email at info@pineseducation.org.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

29mins

21 Sep 2018

Rank #3

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3: Dementia vs. Normal Aging

Learn the differences between dementia and normal aging, and why your hearing can have a positive or negative impact on your brain health.Are you caring for a person living with dementia? We would love to hear from you! Send us a note at info@pineseducation.org and tell us what you'd like for us to discuss! You can also visit our website at www.PinesEducation.org. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

18mins

2 Jul 2018

Rank #4

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44: Benefits of Dementia Care Facilities and the Right Time to Move a Loved One

Listen to dementia care expert Teepa Snow talk about the benefits of dementia care facilities, and when it might be the right time to move your loved one. Are you caring for a loved one with dementia? Get the support you need and join PAC's Online Support Group, the "Care Partner Support Series." Click here to learn more. Interested in speaking to one of our Positive Approach to Care Certified Consultants directly? Click here to schedule your free 30-minute consultation. Learn more about Teepa and Positive Approach to Care at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

18mins

9 Dec 2019

Rank #5

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14: Stages of Dementia - How to Focus on the Positives

Learn about the different stages of dementia, and how to focus on the positives as the disease progresses.Watch Teepa Snow's video "Progression of Dementia" online immediately at https://www.pineseducation.org/product/progression-of-dementia-seeing-gems-not-just-loss-with-teepa-snow-2/ or on DVD at https://www.pineseducation.org/product/progression-of-dementia-seeing-gems-not-just-loss-with-teepa-snow/.You're outside the U.S.A.? It's also available on Amazon at https://www.amazon.com/Alzheimers-Dementia-Care-DVD-Progression/dp/B005IGYQTC/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1537187248&sr=8-1&keywords=progression+of+dementia--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

31mins

17 Sep 2018

Rank #6

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30: "Have You Seen My Mother?" Dealing with Sadness and Loss

Learn about strategies and options to provide someone who is looking for an unavailable person with a sense of comfort and connection through the use of positive interaction and supportive communication techniques.  Join Teepa LIVE during the April 22nd, 2019, webinar on this very topic! Click here to register and secure your seat today! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

20mins

29 Mar 2019

Rank #7

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13: Thirteen Creative Ways to Reduce Sundowning

Learn about common triggers that cause sundowning, and get creative strategies to keeping a regular circadian rhythm. This is a sample of a "Full Spectrum" lamp we mention in this podcast:https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B012BAGKHS/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B012BAGKHS&linkCode=as2&tag=demecareacad-20&linkId=b201b80ce0c8a1e7e6ddcc8c614eef1d This is the video excerpt with Teepa in which she demonstrates a "dry swallow:" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNPAESrllgQ&tExperience Teepa LIVE on October 9&10, 2018, in Florida! Visit https://www.pineseducation.org/teepa2018/ to secure your ticket today!Can't make it to the live event? Browse our video collection with Teepa Snow at www.pineseducation.org. Join our free and brand new "Dementia Caregiver Talkshow" Group on Facebook - an online community for listeners of our podcast! Visit www.facebook.com/groups/dementiacaregiver and answer two simple questions to join!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

23mins

10 Sep 2018

Rank #8

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46: How to Respond When Someone Asks for a Deceased Parent or Spouse

Learn Teepa's insights on how to respond when someone asks for a decease parent or spouse. Learn more about Positive Approach to Care at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

14mins

4 Feb 2020

Rank #9

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42: How to Offer Choices That Empower People and Meet Your Care Agenda

When someone doesn’t notice the needs of their body for nourishment, hydration, sleep, cleaning, grooming, or fresh clothing, it can be a challenge to get agreement to participate in the process of meeting those needs. In this episode, Teepa Snow talks about providing choices that help the person move forward into the task rather than resist the activity. Join us for the LIVE webinar with Teepa on October 10, 2019. Click here to register today! Join Teepa Snow and the PAC Team for the first-ever PAC Conference! Click here to learn more.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

12mins

9 Oct 2019

Rank #10

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6: How and Why You Want to Recognize Different Types of Dementia

Learn about the many different types of dementia, and why being able to recognize the differences can significantly impact the well-being of the person in your care.To download the handout we mention in this episode, please visit www.pineseducation.org/personalhealth.You have questions or comments for us? We'd love to hear from you! Send us an email at info@pineseducation.org--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

40mins

23 Jul 2018

Rank #11

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4: Why You Want to Get A Good and Complete Diagnosis

Learn why getting a complete and dementia-specific diagnosis by a specialist is critical for your loved one's and your own physical, financial, and emotional well-being.You can find and download the "Personal History" handout we mention in this show at www.pineseducation.org/personalhealthAre you caring for a person living with dementia? We would love to hear from you! Send us a note at info@pineseducation.org and tell us what you'd like for us to discuss! You can also visit our website at www.PinesEducation.org. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

23mins

9 Jul 2018

Rank #12

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43: Energizing Music - Optimize Wellness Through Evidence-Based Recreational Music Making

In this episode, guest and PAC Presenter Becky Watson talks about creating rhythm-based programs and music wellness experiences to enhance the mind, body, and spirit. Join us at the first-ever Positive Approach to Care Conference with Teepa Snow and numerous PAC Presenters! Click here to learn more.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

16mins

29 Oct 2019

Rank #13

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50 - How Do You Divert Your Loved One When They Shadow You Constantly

So how do you divert your loved one's attention to something else when they don't give you any space? Join us in this episode to learn a few helpful hints. Learn more about Positive Approach to Care at www.teepasnow.com.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

9mins

4 Mar 2020

Rank #14

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10: What You Need to Know about Frontotemporal Dementias

Learn about signs and symptoms of Frontotemporal Dementias, and why they can be difficult to recognize and diagnose.  Join our free and brand new "Dementia Caregiver Talkshow" Group on Facebook - an online community for listeners of our podcast and dementia caregivers that would like to share experiences and thoughts with other people that are also on the dementia journey. Visit www.facebook.com/groups/dementiacaregiver and answer two simple questions to join! Have questions? Send us an email at info@pineseducation.org.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

24mins

20 Aug 2018

Rank #15

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38: Strategies to Get Someone to a Healthcare Provider When They Don’t Want to Go

Get Teepa Snow's tips and strategies to get someone to go see a medical provider when they don't want to go. Interested in learning even more about this topic? Join Teepa Snow LIVE on August 29, 2019, on a webinar about Strategies to Get Someone to a Healthcare Provider When They Don't Want to Go. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

22mins

24 Jul 2019

Rank #16

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7: Vascular Dementia - Are You At Risk?

Learn about the risk factors and symptoms of Vascular Dementia, and what you can do to reduce your risk.Join our free and brand new "Dementia Caregiver Talkshow" Group on Facebook - an online community for listeners of our podcast and dementia caregivers that would like to share experiences and thoughts with other people that are also on the dementia journey. Visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/dementiacaregiver and answer two simple questions to join!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

25mins

30 Jul 2018

Rank #17

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35: Three Things That Surprised Me About the Dementia Care Partner Support Series

Have you wondered what an Online Dementia Care Support Group is like, and how it may benefit you?  Listen to Carolyn Lukert, one of the facilitators of the "Dementia Care Partner Support Series," about the surprising experiences and benefits she's seen for people partaking in the series. Interested in joining the next Care Partner Support Series? Visit  https://teepasnow.com/services/consulting/care-partner-support-series/  to learn more!--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

23mins

13 Jun 2019

Rank #18

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48: What is Unique and Challenging About Vascular Dementia

In this episode, Teepa gives her insights and tips for the unique challenges that care partners of someone living with vascular dementia typically encounter. Learn more Vascular Dementia at www.teepasnow.com.--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

18mins

19 Feb 2020

Rank #19

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31: Optimizing Ways and Means for Successful Transitions While Minimizing Distress

How Can You Determine Where Someone Should/Could Live, and How Much Support They Will Need to Be Safe and Live Well? In this episode Teepa Snow discusses how needs, abilities, and interests change as the dementia progresses. Learn how to set up the environment to reduce distress when changes have to be made.  Would love to learn more? Join us for a LIVE webinar with Teepa on May 24, 2019, on this very topic! Click here to secure your seat today!  Additional available resources: - Get a free 30 minute consultation with a member of Teepa Snow's team! Click here to learn more. - Join our Online Support Group and learn and interact with other Care Partners. Click here to learn more. - Would love to see Teepa on video? Check out our free YouTube Channel with a variety of videos! - Want to learn even more? Browse our Online Video Streaming and DVD Collection with Teepa! - Would like even more resources? Browse our website www.teepasnow.com today! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message

14mins

5 Apr 2019

Rank #20