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Perspective from a Past Caregiver & the Director of Business Development

I wish I had known...   It has been many years since I have had the privilege of taking care of a loved one and one with early onset dementia. When we first moved my mother-in-law in with us, she was living alone and had severe back issues. Her back was basically like...

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...

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...
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...

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...

3 Situations When In-Person Training Beats Virtual Alternatives

3 Situations When In-Person Training Beats Virtual Alternatives

Are you looking to boost your or your team’s senior care skills? Many dementia care trainings are being done virtually these days and that’s great for lots of folks. However, some learners may still benefit more from an in-person event. When should you consider...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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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