Dementia : Feeling My Age

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This morning Maureen has been calling me ‘grandad’: being a Care Partner is obviously taking its toll.

She is continuing to look for ‘the little boy who keeps playing tricks on her’.  Apparently he is constantly stealing her clothes

Ian her eldst son is due to arrive shortly.

A visit to the dentist is pending at noon.

It will be interesting to see who she thinks I am in the evening after such a busy day.


About Remember Me

I am a retired adult educator. My wife had a stroke in February 2014 and now has mixed dementia. Her recovery from stroke has been exceptional apart from 50% loss of peripheral vision and vascular damage. 'Dharma For Dementia' is my approach to being Maureem's Care Partner: it aims to end the suffering of 'Prescribed Disengagement' (Swaffer) .
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