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Devoted Home Nurse for Mental Health Care | Wellness Strategies Group

Devoted Home Nurse for Mental Health Care The power of a home nurse often goes unrecognized in the realm of healthcare, despite the profound impact they can have on a patient’s life.  This story illustrates how a dedicated home nurse at Wellness Strategies Group played a pivotal role in transforming the life of a mental […]

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Dementia Education

Normalizing Dementia Education: Enhancing Care and Building Support

Normalizing Dementia Education: Enhancing Care and Building Support Having been a nurse for decades, working with countless patients with nearly every diagnosis out there, I have observed that dementia care education is often overlooked.  Dementia, a progressive condition affecting millions worldwide, remains shrouded in misunderstanding and stigma.  Unlike other medical diagnoses such as diabetes or

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Loved One With Dementia

5 Signs Your Loved One with Dementia Needs Support

5 Signs Your Loved One With Dementia Needs Support Aging in place is often the preferred choice for many individuals because it allows for familiarity, comfort and independence.  However, when a loved one has dementia, the decision becomes more complex.  Dementia brings unique challenges that can making aging in place no longer appropriate or safe. 

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12 Exceptional Benefits of a Dementia Care Consultant

12 Exceptional Benefits of a Dementia Care Consultant In this blog, discover the transformative benefits of dementia care consulting.  You might not be aware that dementia care consultants are available, or you may not know about the services they offer.  From personalized care plans to expert and compassionate guidance, we will explore how working with

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Alzheimer's and Dementia Care

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care: Uncovering the “Why” Behind Behavior Changes

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care: Uncovering the “Why” Behind Behavior Changes Please don’t forget the “why” in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care.  Too often, I find that a person living with Alzheimer’s or dementia has a change in their behavior, and the first thought from the caregiver is “well, they have dementia.”.  This saddens me because the

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Wayfinding

5 Basic Wayfinding Techniques in Dementia Care | Wellness Strategies Group

5 Basic Wayfinding Techniques in Dementia Care Wayfinding techniques Wayfinding techniques create a friendly and familiar environment that aids in navigating through it.  We use wayfinding in our everyday lives.  Think of a time you followed a sign to the restroom in a public place.  They probably also used an arrow to help you navigate. 

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