Recommended Reading


A Pocket Guide for the Alzheimer’s Caregiver

Daniel C. Potts, MD, and Ellen Woodward Potts

Activities to do with Your Parent Who Has Alzheimer’s Dementia

Judith A. Levy

An Absent Mind

Eric Rill

Before I Forget

Smith and Dan Gasby

Being My Mom’s Mom

Loretta Anne Woodward Veney

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias

Amy Newmark and Angela Timashenka Geiger

Come Back Early Today: A Memoir of Love, Alzheimer’s and Joy

Marie Marley

Connecting in the Land of Dementia: Creative Activities to Explore Together

Deborah Shouse

Coping with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Emotional Survival Guide

Rose Oliver, PhD

Creating Moments of Joy Along the Alzheimer’s Journey: A Guide for Families and Caregivers

Jolene Brackey

Finding Joy in Alzheimer’s: New Hope for Caregivers

Marie Marley, PhD & Daniel C. Potts, MD

Learning to Speak Alzheimer’s: A Groundbreaking Approach for Everyone Dealing with the Disease

Joanne Koenig Coste

Losing My Mind: An Intimate Look at Life with Alzheimer’s

Thomas DeBaggio

Love in the Land of Dementia: Finding Hope in the Caregiver’s Journey

Deborah Shouse

Mike & Me: New Hope for Alzheimer’s Couples Everywhere

Rosalys Peel

No Act of Love is Ever Wasted: The Spirituality of Caring for Persons with Dementia

Jane Marie Thibault and Richard L. Morgan, PhD

On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s

Greg O’Brien

Palliative Care For Advanced Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Gary A. Martin, PhD & Marwan N. Sabbagh, MD

Seasons of Caring: Meditations for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers

ClergyAgainstAlzheimer’s Network

Slow Dancing with a Stranger: Lost and Found in the Age of Alzheimer’s

Meryl Comer

Still Alice

Lisa Genova

The 36-Hour Day

Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins, MD

The Long Hello: Memory, My Mother, and Me

Cathie Borrie

Treasure for Alzheimer’s: Reflecting on Experiences with the Art of Lester E. Potts, Jr.

Richard L. Morgan, PhD, and Daniel C. Potts, MD

Weeds in Nana’s Garden: A Heartfelt Story of Love that Helps Explain Alzheimer’s Disease Kathryn Harrison

What the Hell Happened to My Brain: Living Beyond Dementia

Kate Swaffe

What to Do Between the Tears: A Practical Guide to Dealing with a Dementia or Alzheimer’s Diagnosis in the Family

Tara Reed

What’s Happening to Grandpa?  (children)

Maria Shriver

When Caring Takes Courage: Alzheimer’s/Dementia at a Glance Guide for Family Caregivers

Mara Botonis

Where Two Worlds Touch: A Spiritual Journey Through Alzheimer’s Disease

Jade C. Angelica

Why Did Grandma Put Her Underwear in the Refrigerator? (children)

Max Wallack & Carolyn Given

You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello: The Montessori Method for Positive Dementia Care

Tom and Karen Brenner