Do YOU want to be dismissed? Or ignored? Or be told what to do? This is often how our aging population is treated. And if we don’t change things, this is how you will be treated, too.
Stephanie Erickson is a social worker, certified Alzheimer’s disease treatment specialist, and author of a new book titled Plan For Aging Well. Check out this episode of engAGING Conversations, and learn about the importance of:
- early communication about wishes (verbal and written)
- the financial impact on family caregivers
- “Team caregiving”
- becoming an advocate for your loved one AND yourself