Live chat with expert: David Troxel
A point of frustration for many caregivers is hearing “no” from their loved one living with dementia. This commonly happens as they attempt to assist with personal care activities like bathing and grooming. However, there are tips and techniques caregivers can use to turn the “no” into “yes.” Join this #CaregiverChat as Dr. Lakelyn Hogan Eichenberger, gerontologist and caregiving advocate for Home Instead, talks with dementia care expert and author David Troxel about how to overcome challenges of personal care.
Participants in the chat will learn:
- The reasons behind resisting assistance with personal care
- Tips for addressing challenges in the moment
- Techniques to set the caregiver and care recipient up for success