5 Benefits of a Personalized Memory Care Program

No two cases of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia are exactly the same. The diagnosis, progression of the disease, exhibition of symptoms and challenging behaviors are unique for every person who lives with memory loss. When caring for such a complex, wide-ranging disease, shouldn’t the methods for care be just as personalized for each individual?

Memory Care Essentials: 7 Healthy Reasons to Spend Time Outdoors with Your Loved One

Memory Care and Nature’s Unique Influence on Our Lives

“Today, it is not just authors and poets who are singing the praises of nature. Now healthy aging and memory care experts are also extolling its virtues for older adults and those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia,” says Lonette Bentley, Executive Director at the beautiful new Clarity Pointe™ Pensacola opening in December 2016. 

5 Tips for Deciding When It’s Time For Memory Care Assisted Living

7 Ways Respite Care Benefits You and Your Loved One with Memory Loss

“Although the many challenges of caring for loved ones living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia are well documented, many people are unaware of the stress and anxiety it often creates for their primary caregivers,” says Amanda King, Executive Director at Clarity Pointe Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Fl. In fact, caregivers have frequently been referred to as “the second or silent victims” of Alzheimer’s disease.

Reminiscence Therapy: A Proven Way to Reach Your Loved One with Memory Loss

Experts in the field of memory impairment recognize several forms of “holistic therapy” today as credible forms of treatment for loved ones living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Various studies have demonstrated that social engagement activities that use music, art, pets and reminiscing about the happiest times in life can be highly beneficial. These unique therapies reduce loved ones’ stress and agitation and also promote a sense of calm and connectedness with the world around them.

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