Books & Articles

“Creating Moments of Joy” – Jolene Brackey

“What The Hell Happened To My Brain? Living Beyond Dementia” – Kate Swaffer 

“The End of Alzheimer’s, The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline” – Dale Bredesen, MD

“No Act of Love Is Ever Wasted: The Spirituality of Caring for Persons With Dementia”- Jane Marie Thibault, PhD & Richard L. Morgan, PhD

“My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver” by Martin J. Schreiber

“Dancing with Dementia: My Story of Living Positively with Dementia” by Christine Bryden

“Dementia Beyond Disease: Enhancing Well-Being” by G. Allen Power, M.D.

“The Inheritance: A Family on the Front Lines of the Battle Against Alzheimer’s Disease”- Niki Kapsambelis

“Defeating Dementia: My Story of Recovery from Alzheimer’s” -Francis C. McNear 

“Love, Loss, and Laughter, Seeing Alzheimer’s Differently” – Cathy Greenblat, PhD 

“A Pocket Guide for the Alzheimer’s Caregiver” – Daniel Potts, MD, Ellen Woodward Potts 

“Second Forgetting, Remembering the Power of the Gospel During Alzheimer’s Diseae” – Dr. Benjamin Mast

“My Journey Into Alzheimer’s Disease, Helpful Insights for Family and Friends” A true story by Robert Davis 

“Rethinking Alzheimer’s Care” – Sam Fazio, Dorothy Seman, Jane Stansell 

“Grandpa and Lucy, A Story About Love and Dementia” (children’s book) — Edie Weinstein 

“The Best Friends Approach to Alzheimer’s Care” and “The Best Friends Book of Alzheimer’s Activities” – Virginia Bell, David Troxel, Tonya Cox, Robin Hamon 

“The Four Things That Matter Most, A Book About Living” – Ira Byock, MD

“21 Days to Resilience” How to Transcend the Daily Grind, Deal with the Tough Stuff, and Discover Your Strongest Self”- Dr Zelana Montminy

“Being Mortal, Medicine and What Matters in the End” – Atul Gawande

“Alzheimer’s from the Inside Out” – Richard Taylor PhD 

“Love, Life, Loss – A Roller Coaster of Poetry” Volume 2: Days with Dementia” – Kate Swaffer

“Dementia Beyond Drugs – Changing The Culture of Care” – G. Allen Power, M.D. Foreword by Kate Swaffer and William H. Thomas

“Diagnosed with Alzheimers or Other Dementia: What’s Next?” – Kate Swaffer and Lee-Fay Low

“The Gift of Years, Growing Older Gracefully” – Joan Chittister

Articles:

JAMDA: “Comparing the Effects of Grief and Burden on Caregiver Depression in Dementia Caregiving: A Longitudinal Path Analysis over 2.5 Years”

NY Times: “Dementia May Never Improve, but Many Patients Can Still Learn.”

New Scientist: “We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s- and how to stop it.”

University of California San Francisco: “Artificial Intelligence can detect Alzheimer’s Disease in brain scans six years before a diagnosis.”

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