Practical Advice for Families Caring for Someone
with Memory Loss, Dementia, or Alzheimer's Disease
Create a better life for your loved one with memory loss or dementia while regaining control of your own life with this award-winning DVD program. You'll see real people sharing their caregiving concerns openly and honestly. You'll learn the basics about dementia, how dementia affects thinking skills, your new role as a "caregiver," and effective ways to respond to changes in the behavior of your loved one.
DVD 1: Introduction to Dementia and Caregiving
DVD 2: Minimizing Confusion and Taking Charge
DVD 3: Loss of Abilities and What You Can Do
DVD 4: Providing Structure and Support
Host Judy Dolloff, LCSW, a social worker from Centura Health in Denver, has been coaching and supporting family caregivers for more than 20 years and is one of the most experienced Savvy Caregiver™ instructors in the country.
The Savvy Caregiver DVD was developed in conjunction with a team of experts including researchers from the University of Minnesota, Emory University, Duke University, and Michigan State University.
Each DVD is closed captioned in English (hearing impaired) and Spanish.
Savvy Caregiver is one of the top three family caregiving programs recommended by the U.S. Administration on Aging/Administration on Community Living (AoA/ACL).