- I find it interesting that she connect behavior and mood. There is definitely a connection and but I've usually listed them separately.
- I teach that LBD is more of a thinking disorder than a memory disorder. Pat also discusses how LBD's cognitive issues are different from the memory loss common with Alzheimer's.
Click on the title to see the video: Five Moving Parts.
Next week, Pat again goes alphabetical and talks about the Five Ps.
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A Caregivers’ Guide to Lewy Body Dementia
Managing Cognitive Issues in Parkinson's and Lewy Body Dementia
Responsive Dementia Care: Fewer Behaviors Fewer Drugs
Lewy Body Dementia: A Manual for Staff
Helen and James Whitworth are not doctors, lawyers or social workers. As informed caregivers, they share the information here for educational purposes only. It should never be used instead of a professional's advice.