A Black Cat Named Alzheimer
When is the best time to tell our children about their grandparents’ descent into the dark fog of Alzheimer’s disease? Are they too young? Will they be scared? Maybe not … if you use fairy tales as the foundation. Book Title an adventure involving witches who steal memories. More
Alzheimer’s disease affects millions of people. When it strikes, this disease can disturb the family dynamic. Grandchildren may feel excluded from the new relationship that forms between a sick grandparent and a parent who has become the primary caregiver.
Eventually, you’ll need to tell your children what is happening in a way they can understand. Author Viorel Anghel offers an approach that parents have used to explain
complicated things since ancient times: magical tales …