When a Loved One Is In Denial About Dementia

Posted by Enlivant support center on July 22, 2019

Sometimes people can't accept that a loved one has a diagnosis of dementia, and they may have blinders on when you try to talk about it. However, there are a few ways to provide education and get outside information in that will help those around a dementia patient better understand and accept this disease. 

Our guest blogger and dementia care expert Rachel Wonderlin, of Dementia by Day, provides some advice on how to best deal with someone that may be in denial about a loved one's dementia diagnosis.