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DEALING WITH A MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS
How to Keep Humor in the Picture When Dealing With Dementia
Carol W. Berman, M.D.
Assistant clinical professor of psychiatry, NYU Medical Center
You might think there is nothing humorous about caring for a loved one with dementia. In order to maintain my sanity, I found humor in everyday events. With humor we can focus on what is too terrible to be borne. And when we are laughing we are not in fear.
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