Navigating the Maze: Unraveling the Challenges of Dementia Caregiving

Navigating The Caregiving Maze

Lori La Bey talks with Darlene Fuchs, writer and author behind “GET IN THE BOAT”: A Memoir of Love, Loss, And The Dance with Dementia. Drawing from the emotionally unfiltered journals of her father, Richard Sonnichsen, Darlene takes readers on a deeply personal journey through the challenges of caregiving, offering an intimate view of a husband navigating the complexities of caring for his wife.

Unraveling the Challenges of Dementia Caregiving


  1. How to address lifestyle changes
  2. Creating a safe environment for those you care for
  3. How to communicate with family and friends
  4. How to engage family and friends
  5. Why reading body language is important
  6. Men versus women’s perspective on caring
  7. How and why to journal
  8. Tips for new caregivers
  9. The importance of self-care

Navigating The Caregiving Maze

Darlene Fuchs Unravels the Challenges of Dementia Caregiving







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