Christian Formation: Dignity and Dementia

Anne Munley News

Mitch Brown has offered to lead Christian Formation class this Sunday, November 11, while Ric is in North Carolina.

Below are links to two documents–an excerpt and the full article–from Mitch for Sunday’s class. He says, “My main interest in on the dignity issue as well as the later question about whether or not the “self” still exists once Alzheimer’s intrudes. I have no great thoughts but am anxious to hear what others have to say.”

Many of us have had or have parents or other family members with dementia. Come to share your perspectives and stories.

[Excerpt] The Comforting Fictions of Dementia Care | The New Yorker

[Full Article] The Comforting Fictions of Dementia Care | The New Yorker