Living positively with dementia starts with a simple choice, choose to leave what you thought was going to happen behind. I truly, mean behind.
This is probably one of the toughest challenges after you come to full grips of your diagnosis. But getting past it is a first step. Once you get past this, it does not mean you can’t plan on doing the things you love, but you’re on the beginning of the road to finding your way to live positively with dementia.
- Activation of a plan
- Putting fun into daily living
- Giving thanks
Positive living is a choice that some days may be and probably will be hard. Plan on it taking energy, will power and courage. But the reward is worth it.