45 minutes | Aug 22nd 2020

Q and A with Michelle Eliason, OTR on Alzheimer's and Dementia

Q and A with Michelle Eliason, OTR on Alzheimer's and Dementia

How to help your patients decide where to stay?

Michelle Eliason talks about her mission on how to help patients be able to make the choice where they live throughout their lifespan.

In This Podcast:
01:37 – Introducing Michelle
02:10 – What can we learn from her?
03:53 – What is ‘aging in place’?
10:28 – How does taking a weak camping trip affect your loved ones?
20:02 – Learning and identifying which part of the brain is affected are very important.
21:16 – Three tips that we can learn on how to take care of our Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients
33:08 – Is epilepsy and dementia the same thing?
36:36 – Last parting wisdom from Michelle.
38:03 – Self Care is not selfish
39:49 – Where can you reach out to Michelle?
41:34 – Always remember the word F-A-S-T!

Website: www.buffalooccupationaltherapy.com / www.agingwithpurpose.org