Allan S. Vann, Ed.D, Author at McKnight's Long Term Care News

Allan S. Vann, Ed.D

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Allan Vann, Ed.D

Alzheimer’s caregiving: The new normal

I dealt first with my wife’s Alzheimer’s as a 24/7 caregiver at home, and now as a part-time caregiver and full-time advocate since her placement in the dementia wing of an assisted living facility in September. One of the many things I have learned through these years is that each new AD decline in behavior and/or skills always leads to a “new normal” period for us.

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