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About Decoding Dementia and Dr.Deborah Bier

We help people transform their dementia care experience! Decoding Dementia, Inc, provides vital training and support to dementia family and professional caregivers.


Our founder, Deborah Bier, PhD, is known as the "Dementia Behavior Expert." She has successfully trained thousands of family and professional caregivers in dementia care best practices. She is an internationally respected educator and a beloved speaker.

Her credentials are unique in that she experienced years of cognitive impairment herself following a brain injury. She has been a psychotherapist, educator, and home care agency director of care for 30 years.

Dr. Bier wrote our book, From Crisis to Calm: A Family Guide to Handling Dementia Behavior, an Amazon Kindle Top-10 Bestseller. Download a free copy of the ebook here.


She is considered a gifted health educator for professionals and families alike, able to synthesize complex health topics into easy-to-understand language and down-to-earth actions.

Dr. Bier holds a PhD in therapeutic counseling, a certificate in gerontology, and is a Certified Alzheimer’s Educator, a Certified Dementia Care Partner, and a Certified Dementia Practitioner.

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