Dementia Patient or Person with Dementia? You Decide!


At the risk of sounding picayune, family members and professional care givers who continue to categorize persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and related dementias, as “patients” need to rethink their position. For the same reason we don’t use the term “patient” when referring to a person with autism, we shouldn’t use it in referring to persons … Continue reading Dementia Patient or Person with Dementia? You Decide!