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Fall Prevention

As seniors, we face what seems to be an ever-increasing number of threats to our health and well-being. You can hardly turn on the news or pick up a paper without hearing frightening statics about heart disease, cancers, the newest strain of covid. That being said,...

No Plan to Retire, It’s Too Fun Helping Families!

My dream retirement job is to be a Taste Tester at the Hershey Chocolate Factory.   Well, it was.    Now I have no plan to retire.   My colleagues will have to wheel me away from my clients when it is time for me to go.   My job is not a job. It is my life’s work and...

Dementia and Loss of Taste and Smell

Is your loved one losing weight? Saying that something smells bad when it doesn't or isn't? Always complaining that food either has no taste, or everything tastes like metal?   Why is this happening?   No one knows for sure but one explanation is that the...
Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention

As seniors, we face what seems to be an ever-increasing number of threats to our health and well-being. You can hardly turn on the news or pick up a paper without hearing frightening statics about heart disease, cancers, the newest strain of covid. That being said,...

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No Plan to Retire, It’s Too Fun Helping Families!

No Plan to Retire, It’s Too Fun Helping Families!

My dream retirement job is to be a Taste Tester at the Hershey Chocolate Factory.   Well, it was.    Now I have no plan to retire.   My colleagues will have to wheel me away from my clients when it is time for me to go.   My job is not a job. It is my life’s work and...

read more
Dementia and Loss of Taste and Smell

Dementia and Loss of Taste and Smell

Is your loved one losing weight? Saying that something smells bad when it doesn't or isn't? Always complaining that food either has no taste, or everything tastes like metal?   Why is this happening?   No one knows for sure but one explanation is that the...

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Bust Through Overwhelm

Bust Through Overwhelm

“My caregiver mantra is to remember: the only control you have is over the changes you choose to make.” – Nancy L. Kriseman Caring for a parent is not an easy road to travel, but it’s certainly worth every step. It’s one of the best decisions I’ve ever made in my life...

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Aromatherapy and Dementia?!

Aromatherapy and Dementia?!

Can there really be a correlation between memory and smells? Of course, there is! How many remember Sunday afternoon and Grandma's house after church and her wonderful fried chicken? Just smelling fried Chicken now makes you remember the comfort and warm embrace of...

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Coffee, Tea and Teepa!

Coffee, Tea and Teepa!

Changing Minds was honored to host Positive Approach To Care's Teepa Snow and Beth Nolan!   We are working with PBS Kansas and Katherine Ambrose on a 6 part dementia series.   Teepa's amazing nationally accredited care partner dementia education will be featured...

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Changing Minds is now offering the PAC PACK!

Changing Minds is now offering the PAC PACK!

That's right! We would love you to be in our PAC PACK!  Changing Minds now has certifications in Positive Approach to Care training, Positive Approach to Care Consultation and GEMS© state activities!   In one bundle, you can now access: Nationally certified training...

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Welcome Gaylynn Green!

Welcome Gaylynn Green!

Changing Minds is proud to welcome Gaylynn Green to our team!   Gaylynn has over 25 years of experience in healthcare as a Physical Therapy Assistant serving Wichita and the surrounding areas. She is very knowledgeable about dementia care and has learned wonderfully...

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Why choose Changing Minds?

Why choose Changing Minds?

Well we could go on and on!   Please consider just a few: Would you like to better understand what the person living with dementia is experiencing and how the brain is changing?  Would you like to learn how to care for the person living with dementia with positive...

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About Our Image

About Our Image

Seth Michel, a local artist who attended a Positive Approach To Care training session, designed the Changing Minds image.   It incorporates many of our values, such as: The human mind is the world's most complex computer and care partners have to think positive...

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Call Fiona @ 316-644-7057 or fionaharper40@gmail

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