Table of contents for Creating moments of joy for the person with Alzheimer's or dementia / by Jolene Brackey.

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How to Use This Journal
Understanding the Person with Alzheimer?s 
Letting Go 22
Not Forgotten 28
Powerful Tools That Create Positive Outcomes 
Remember Their Greatness 36 Live Their Truth 40 Universal Reasons 44 ?I want to go home.? 50 Sense of Belonging 56 Stop Correcting Them 58 You are Wrong, They are Right 64 ?Give Me That? 68 The Rooster 70 Blame It On Something or Someone Else 72 Playing Favorites 76 
Let?s Talk Communication 
Be Like a Duck 82 Let?s Talk Communication 84 Creative Communication 90 Quality Connections 94 Magic Words 98 Repeat, Repeat, Repeat 100 ?The Spin? 102 Take Action! 104 Illusion of Choice 108 Kick Starting 110 Your Mood Affects Their Mood 114 White on White 116 Look Good, Feel Good, Play Good 118 Power of Touch 120 Be Like the Sun 126 
Memory Enhanced Environments 
It?s Time to Move 130 Pack Your Suitcase 134 Create a Safe Haven 138 ?Where?s My Room?? 144 Sparking Fond Memories 148 Life Reflection 152 Replacing Priceless Treasures 154 Habits of a Lifetime 158 Music Does Wonders 162 A Commercial About TV 166 Ring, Ring, Ring 170 Where?s the Outhouse? 174 It?s Saturday Night! Bath Time 182 Suppertime!!!!! 192 Get Your Zzz?s 204 
Enhanced Moments 
Simple Pleasures 212 You?ve Got Mail! 214 ?Help Me.? 218 When In Doubt?Laugh 220 Share Your Life 222 Drink Up 226 Saturate Their Obsessions 230 Walking, Walking, Walking 234 Wandering 238 Spread Holidays Throughout the Year 240 Keys to Visiting 244 Outing with Less Stress 250 Windows in the Brain 254 ?Who are You?? 258 Show of Affection 262 ?Honey? ?Dearie? ?Sweetie? 264 Saying Goodbye 268 Face the Challenges (Losing Items, Hitting) 272 Sundowning 278 Labeling 282 Moments of Discomfort 284 Good Dementia, Bad Dementia 292 Spiritual Well-Being 294 Breaking of Bread 298 Find the Blessing 302 Intimacy 306 Taking Care of Yourself 310 Helping Hands 314 Final Moments 318 
Conclusion Create a Moment 
Meet the Author 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Alzheimer's disease -- Patients -- Care.
Dementia -- Patients -- Care.
Quality of life.
Alzheimer Disease -- nursing.
Alzheimer Disease -- psychology.
Dementia -- nursing.
Dementia -- psychology.
Patient Care -- methods.