Working with Alzheimer's and Dementia Patients:
An Interview with Melissa Katz, LCSW, Director of Caregiver Services and Grant Management
LIAD Center Social Worker, Melissa Katz, discussed with NQP Provider System the basics of dementia and Alzheimer's disease, statistics, risk factors and much more. In the interview, Melissa answeres questions such as:
What's the difference between Dementia and Alzheimer's disease?
What are some of the risk factors and signs?
What happens when we recognize that a loved one has dementia?
How can families’ best meet their loved one’s needs but also cope with the personal difficulties that come with this disease?