Talking FTD with Geri: Keeping Yourself Safe and Sane

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Talking FTD with Geri: Keeping Yourself Safe and Sane

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Geri Hall, PhD, ARNP, FAAN, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, joined Sharon Hall to discuss keeping yourself safe and sane. Sharon cares for her husband, diagnosed with FTD in the fall of 2015, and moderates our weekly FTD chat on Caregiving.com. Listen to the discussion via the player, below.

About Dr. Hall

Geri Hall, an internationally-recognized advanced practice nurse who holds a nursing doctorate, is widely respected for her research in Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. She developed the Progressively Lowered Stress Threshold Model, a framework for planning care of dementia patients and measuring outcomes by studying the presence or absence of behavior symptoms such as agitation and depression. The model is widely by used by professionals in the United States, Australia and South Korea.




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