Documenting my Father with Dementia

Discussion in 'I care for a person with dementia' started by TheJourneyWithToughKenaMan, Aug 6, 2017.

  1. For the Caregivers | Turnpike Talk: Volume 1 - In the early morning hours while traveling to a client via the Pennsylvania turnpike, Ken Jr has a chance to ponder some of what life has thrown his way and tries to make sense of it all....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  2. Not knowing who said it or what it even means, my Father reads these powerful words that make up a very meaningful quote....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  3. Having his mind nearly wiped clean of his memory and ability to comprehend since being diagnosed with dementia, the one thing that seems to have been spared is ToughKenaMan's pool shooting skills....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  4. Here is a preview snippet from an upcoming episode of "The Journey with ToughKenaMan"...WATCH NOW!![​IMG]
     
  5. Now that that the warmer weather is upon us, the plan is to stay active by going on more outdoor walks and enjoying the sunny days ahead of us....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  6. In the early morning hours while traveling to a client via the Pennsylvania turnpike, Ken Jr has a chance to ponder some of what life has thrown his way and tries to make sense of it all....WATCH NOW!![​IMG]
     
  7. Here is a preview snippet from an upcoming episode of "The Journey with ToughKenaMan"...WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  8. If you can hold onto just half of what you've learned as a child, then you are plenty capable of thinking and doing for yourself as an elder unless.....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  9. A place we all have encountered at one time or another will be visited by my Father for the first time ever......well....NOT REALLY.....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  10. "One of his three Great Sons" as ToughKenaMan would say does his best to help his Father remember how old he is on his 69th birthday....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  11. When you least expect it sometimes magical moments occur that will have you feeling tremendous euphoria, wonder and utter amazement....WATCH NOW!! -
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  12. Cradle your brain much like you would a new born because how you treat your body as well as your mind could possibly impact how fast or slow you start forgetting your favorite story and the people in it....WATCH NOW!! -[​IMG]
     
  13. Taking it back to the "Old School", Father and Son bob their heads to the hip hop sound of Eric B. & Rakim....WATCH NOW!! -
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  14. A trip to the mall would stir up a bit of curiosity and infatuation with certain store figures that most of us rarely ever look at twice....WATCH NOW!!
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  15. Having received countless heart felt messages from people all over the world, one in particular has inspired me to share this video explaining why I do what I do.....WATCH NOW!! [​IMG]
     
  16. Although ToughKenaMan used to be a frequent visitor, in his mind this will be the first time ever visiting Rita's water ice.....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  17. What I find interesting and somewhat accurate is the world my Father lives in versus the world I live in is "One and the Same"....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  18. After nearly one year recording over 100 videos of time shared between Father and Son, Ken Jr. decides to show his Dad the very first video of The Journey with ToughKenaMan.....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  19. In this Reaction Video, Ken jr shares a memory with his Father that has him reciting the words in the video he is watching of himself....WATCH NOW!! - [​IMG]
     
  20. Something as simple as watching a groundskeeper cutting grass can be a highlight of the day for someone diagnosed with dementia...WATCH NOW! - [​IMG]
     

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