• By Published On: July 6th, 2022

    Food For Thought: Support Groups

    Dr. Tiney Ray of Lyght Bulb Moments discussed the value of Support Groups for the cargegivers of Persons Living With Dementia.

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  • By Published On: June 23rd, 2022

    Grief Is A Thing

    One typically doesn’t associated grief with someone who’s still living, and caregivers of Persons Living With Dementia my find themselves surprised at how they experience sudden feelings of grief. It’s a common occurrence. Because even though you may not have physically lost a loved one or a patient, you do

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  • By Published On: June 13th, 2022

    Video: Caregiver Stress

    Caregiver stress is common among people who care for People Living With Dementia. Dr. Tiney Ray counsels families and professional caregivers on how to manage the stress. In this video, she shares some key ideas.  

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  • By Published On: May 9th, 2022

    Professional Dementia Care: The Power (And Profitability) Of Teamwork

    I work with numerous nursing homes, assisted living, and other health care facilities to help professionals better understand how to be better care partners to persons living with dementia (PLWD). I use the Positive Approach to Care™ (PAC) developed by renowned Occupational Therapist Teepa Snow, which has proven to be

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  • By Published On: May 9th, 2022

    Being A Care Partner Is Tough. It’s Also A Gift.

    When I counsel families and the family members who will provide care for the Person Living With Dementia (PLWD), we talk about a lot of serious topics—how to handle inappropriate behaviors, sudden changes in behavior, and practical day-to-day issues. Caring for a Person Living With Dementia can be daunting, and

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  • By Published On: April 5th, 2022

    Healthy Living for Your Brain

    Dr. Tiney the founder of Lyght Bulb Moments discusses the importance of brain health. She provides manageable solutions to decrease your risk of dementia.

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  • By Published On: April 5th, 2022

    Tips for Communication with Someone Living with Dementia

    Dr. Tiney the founder of Lyght Bulb Moments discusses  communicating with someone living with dementia. She also provides simple techniques to help guide care partners so they can have and maintain a meaningful connection with the person living with dementia.

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  • By Published On: March 7th, 2022

    Care Partner Care: You Can’t Help If You’re Not Looking Out For Yourself

    One of the first things I stress to the care partners of people with dementia is that being a care partner can be a true gift. You are being of service to another human being who needs your help. There are fewer things that could be considered more important.

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  • By Published On: March 7th, 2022

    Happiness And Dementia: The Joy Of The Moment

    Let’s start with the obvious: Dementia is a tragic disease, one that typically takes years to play out. But we strongly caution people who have been diagnosed or the people who care for them that it’s a mistake to let the disease take the joy from life. It’s not

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