Memory Loss Navigation Consultations for Families & Care Partners
Available Across the US
Do you have a loved one with a diagnosis of dementia or Alzheimer's and you wish there was someone to guide you on what to have in place now and as the disease progresses?
Are you a part of the sandwich generation, navigating the care of your children along with the care of your aging parents, and feel you could use education, guidance, and support?
Are you wondering what resources are available to your loved one's specific needs?
Do you have concerns with how to handle challenging conversations when some of your family may not all be on the same page with where your loved one is currently functioning?
Working with a Memory Loss Navigation consultant specializing in dementia care will provide the support you need!
Your Memory Compass consultant is a dementia care specialist, certified dementia practitioner, and has a background as a speech-language pathologist with a master's degree in communication sciences and disorders evaluating and treating individuals living with neurodegenerative diseases. We are here to guide you as you navigate through life changes, we will help you implement effective care practices, and address the quality of life for all involved.
By working with The Memory Compass, you will receive expert support, guidance, and functional tools to reduce the anxiety and overwhelm in caring for a loved one living with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), dementia, Alzheimer's, frontotemporal dementia, vascular dementia, Lewy Body dementia, Parkinson's Disease, Primary Progressive Aphasia, and general aging.
Our Memory Loss Navigation services compliments the care your loved one may be receiving from healthcare providers. At The Memory Compass, we take a holistic approach while also taking time getting to know you and your unique needs on your care partner journey. We excel in developing your own individualized ACTION PLAN! We are here for you whether your loved one has been recently diagnosed or is in the later stages of their disease progression.
We look forward to being your family's personal memory loss navigator!
Common Memory Loss Navigation Consultation Sessions Focus on:
Education and Strategies to Equip You in How to Best Support Your Loved One
Educating families about the disease and different stages within the disease
Learning how to determine which stage of the disease your loved one is currently in from a functional viewpoint
Decrease your overwhelm in preparing for the future as the disease progresses
In-home safety assessments & recommendations to set up the environment for independence
Providing you with a set of tools and strategies to confidently advocate for your loved one to be proactive within a reactive healthcare system
Learning how to provide continued meaningful & purposeful activities to promote cognitive-stimulation
Education topics may include but are not limited to: change in behaviors/emotions, safety with medications, safety with finances, resistance to bathing/dressing, decline in hygiene, decline in home management, safety concerns with driving, weight loss or appetite changes, how to know when increased care is recommended
Comprehensive Support for Care Partners
Supporting family members and care partners during times of decision and planning. We understand that family dynamics can make this already difficult time even more challenging. We are well versed in handling those situations and how to best come up with solutions together.
Connections with other professionals in your area to further strengthen your dementia care team
Understanding how to improve or maintain your own health and quality of life while caring for a loved one
Schedule a Free 15-Minute Discovery Call
Begin with a discovery call to learn more about our services and how The Memory Compass can support your family on your journey.
Our Memory Loss Navigation Consultations are available nationally!
Attend Your 60-Minute Initial Memory Loss Navigation Consultation
Prior to your consultation you will complete our new client intake form that your consultant will review prior to the session. This helps ensure that you are getting the most value out of our hour together and that your initial consultation is individualized to your unique needs. Your initial 60 minute consultation will be held either virtually or by phone. During the session you and your consultant will strategize concerns. Following you will receive your own individualized ACTION PLAN!
Deciding How Much Support You Need
Our service offerings are not one size fits all. A major goal of The Memory Compass is to support families in order to avoid crisis, burnout, and overwhelm. For continued support and individualized guidance continued sessions are offered on a weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly, or as needed basis. We will work together to create an individualized on-going plan to fit your needs. Different continued Memory Loss Navigation single sessions or package options are available