McCormick Dementia Services – Caregiver’s Corner – Community Presentations

Sleep 101 with Andy Donald

On August 11, 2021, we had the pleasure of having Andy Donald, certified geriatric pharmacist, host an informative webinar about sleep. You can watch the recording of this very helpful session.

Updates on Frontotemporal Dementia

On October 20, 2021, Dr. Elizabeth Finger provided updates and information on Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD). You can watch the recording of this very helpful session.

Understanding Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)

Caregivers of someone living with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) will benefit from understanding the causes and possible interventions in managing the unique symptoms a person with FTD may experience. This video series features McCormick Dementia Services’ recently retired social worker, Helen Jevnikar; London Health Sciences Centre Registered Nurse, Alex Douglas; and London Health Sciences Centre Recreation Therapist, Lisa Joworski.

Changes in Eating Habits

Loss of Inhibition

Siskinds – The law firm

Changes in Personal Hygiene

For some, navigating legal matters that arise as a result of a dementia diagnosis can be overwhelming.

In this section of our Caregiver’s Corner website, we have Siskinds – The law firm, to help inform our clients and caregivers of some of the important topics that should be reviewed. The legal information shared in this community presentation are for information purposes only and are not intended to replace the direction of your own lawyer.

The Top Considerations Following a Dementia Diagnosis

Meeting with your Lawyer: How They Can Help

Why Now is Better Than Later: Personal Planning and Capacity