With the backing of the Alzheimer’s Association, an art program called Memories in the Making helps people paint their memories. Losing one’s memory through dementia — be it short-term or long-term — is an excruciating experience both for the sufferer and for their loved ones. Often, people who live with dementia because of Alzheimer’s disease or other memory impairments don’t know how to interact or function in a world that no longer works easily for …read more
Teryn O’Brien is a full-time professional writer, editor, poet and photographer. She is also a yoga teacher, and she enjoys blending creativity with healing.