A diagnosis of dementia usually comes as a great shock. Christians are not promised exemption from ill-health or the distress that comes with a difficult diagnosis. This booklet sets out the basic facts about dementia, corrects some common misconceptions and gives practical ideas for supporting loved ones. The booklet ends with a biblical understanding of dementia, offering hope and comfort to the individual as well as family and friends.
About the Author:
Jo Johnson was a clinical psychologist within the NHS for nearly twenty years, but now works as an independent neuropsychologist specializing in dementia, multiple sclerosis and brain injury. Having become a Christian as a teenager, she now attends Storrington Chapel and lives with her husband and four children in West Sussex.