The opinions and views expressed in this report are those of the authors. They do not necessarily reflect the views of HHS, the contractor or any other funding organization. More than 5 million Americans live with dementia, and the number of people with Alzheimer's disease, the most common cause of dementia, is projected to increase to Dementia affects a person's cognitive function, behavior, and ability to perform everyday activities such as shopping, paying bills, and managing medications Alzheimer's Association, ; NIA, Most individuals with dementia live at home and are cared for by a family member or friend--typically a spouse or adult child.
Essay Instructions : The purpose of this assignment is to determine what types of psychosocial issues arise for individuals who render primary care to a PWD on a routine basis, and to determine how these caregivers cope with the stress of their responsibilities. You may select someone you know who is in this role or ask your instructor or a local therapist to recommend an individual for you to interview. Be sure that you protect the confidentiality of this individual when you are writing up the summary of your interview i.
CDEV 61 , Humanities. In at least words Think about your personal orientation to perceptual development-your sensitivity to your own senses. Which sense bring you the most memories?