Author Robert E. P. Elmer III will be at Savoy Bookshop and Cafe on August 4 to sign his compilation Join the Journey: Care for the Alzheimer's Caregiver. Elmer is a Certified Master Trainer of Alzheimer's Care and a State Certified Senior Care Administrator who has managed four different communities for the care of those with Alzheimer’s dementia. He will be available from 3:00 to 5:00 on Sunday.
Join the Journey is a collection of articles compiled to help all caregivers of those afflicted with Alzheimer’s and other dementias gain insight into the many do’s and don’ts of caregiving. Using a non-clinical approach, this book candidly discusses the nuances of caring for those with dementia. The book also provides caregivers with a better understanding of this insidious disease and offers tips to improve quality of life for both patients and their caregivers. Stop by to meet the author or ask questions from the voice of radio's Memory Care Minutes.
This collection of articles is compiled to help all caregivers of those afflicted with Alzheimer's and other dementias gain insight into the many do's and don'ts of caregiving. Each chapter deals with a specific subject and provides caregivers with the unique perspective of a Certified Master Trainer and Certified Senior Care Administrator.