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A podcast by Rachael Wonderlin.

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Dec 9, 2019

I'm so pumped to introduce my second book, Creative Engagement, published with Johns Hopkins University Press! You can actually PRE-ORDER it now for a June 2020 delivery! On this episode, I give you some quick and useful tips for engaging someone living with dementia, even if they "don't like to do anything." Thanks...


Dec 2, 2019

They used to help you make big decisions, but now you're left to make the big choices for BOTH of you. Caregiving for a partner is hard work. Listen in to hear what makes it different from other types of caregiving. Sponsored by Flying Angels! Check out FlyingAngels.com for more on my awesome sponsor.


Nov 25, 2019

How to win an argument with someone with dementia
Ahh, writing that title hurt a little bit. You caught me: total clickbait! The real answer is this: we can’t “win” an argument with someone living with dementia. Here’s how, why, and what to do instead. Sponsored by Flying Angels, flyingangels.com
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Nov 18, 2019

Riveting interview with Dr. Kleinman: From psychiatrist to hands-on caregiver
Dr. Kleinman is an American psychiatrist and a professor of medical anthropology and cross-cultural psychiatry at Harvard University. His new book, The Soul of Care: The Moral Education of a Husband and Doctor,” is out now with Penguin...


Nov 11, 2019

Prepping for the holidays when a family member has dementia 
Instead of stressing yourself out, listen in on these tips to make your holidays a lot easier! Planning holiday gatherings can be hard enough, but when we add someone living with dementia to the mix, the stress level increases dramatically. How can we plan...