Giving the Perfect Hug to Someone with Alzheimer's Infographic

By Katie Gilstrap | Communications Tips | January 22, 2014

Hugging a loved one with Alzheimer's or demention can communicate your care and love. If a loved one is losing their ability to communicarte and understand a simple hug can still help them feel comfort and reassurance. Touch is a powerful communication method!


  • Katie Gilstrap

    Cofounder of Lift Caregiving

    Katie is cofounder of Lift Caregiving and serves as an adjunct professor at University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University. She is an active member of her community and is a special correspondent for The Richmond Times Dispatch. She earned her Business Degree at The College of William & Mary and her MBA at The University of Richmond.

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