• Alzheimer’s Behavior Managment

    Alzheimer’s comes with a lot of behavioral symptoms. At the early stages of this condition, the person can become quite anxious or depressed. Later, as the Alzheimer’s progresses, patients can become easily aggravated, confused and, sometimes, delusional; not to mention that regular activities like eating and sleeping can turn into...

  • Alzheimer’s Care: Is It Time to Move?

    Giving and taking care involves understanding when it’s time to move your loved one with Alzheimer’s into special facilities. This is one of the most difficult and, sometimes, downright frightening moments for caregivers. However, it’s still a sign of love and humbleness to recognize when a person in this condition...

  • Alzheimer’s Communication Do’s and Don’ts

    As Alzheimer’s progresses, your loved one will struggle to find the right words to communicate and easily lose his or her train of thought. Also, it’ll become increasingly harder for that person to understand you. It’s unfortunate, but it’s also an expected part of this condition since it directly affects...

  • Alzheimer’s Caregiver Stress Management

    Family caregiving is always hard, but taking care of a family member with Alzheimer’s is way harder. Caregivers who accompany their loved one trough Alzheimer’s difficult journey can attest that, the stress that goes with it, definitely takes a toll on their own physical and mental health. This is why...

  • Music Therapy for Alzheimer’s Patients

    Music therapy can enrich the lives of seniors with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. People of all ages, backgrounds, and cultures can relate to music, and familiar songs and melodies have a way of enhancing metal performance and evoking memories and emotions. According to the World Health Organization, 47.5 million people...

  • Hypnotherapy for Alzheimer’s Patients

    Hypnotherapy is a form of psychotherapy that uses the power of positive suggestion to bring about changes to the subconscious mind. According to researchers at the University of Liverpool, hypnosis can slow down the impacts of dementia and improve the quality of life of Alzheimer’s patients. Hypnotherapy for Alzheimer’s memory...

  • Keep your brain young

    When it comes to New Year’s resolutions we first of all include morning exercises, healthy diet and visiting fitness club at leas 2 times a week to our to-do lists. Obviously we all want to look good, young and fit, and very often we don’t take into account,that one non-visible,...

  • 2015 Alzheimer’s Walk – Northwest Houston

    This past weekend three of our cottages, Champions, Copperfield and Humble, all participated in the Northwest Houston Walk to End Alzheimer’s event. This event is near and dear to AutumnGrove’s heart and we all love to show our support. The Alzheimer’s Association puts on the Walk to End Alzheimer’s all...

  • The Woodlands Cottage Wins Best Assisted Living of 2015

    Our Woodlands Cottage won the Best Assisted Living of 2015 by Living Magazine! We are so excited and thankful for everyone who voted for us in this category. The Woodlands Cottage is a great example of what AutumnGrove Cottage stands for, excellent memory care, honoring our residents and honoring the...

  • Katy Cottage Art Show

    In honor of AutumnGrove Cottage’s 10th anniversary, our Katy Cottage had an art show for families and friends to enjoy. All of the art work that was displayed around the cottage were created by the residents and some of the staff. Pat, the Katy Cottage manager, gathered all of the...