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 Capgras syndrome - magazine interview opportunity 
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Post Capgras syndrome - magazine interview opportunity
All,

LBDA was contacted by writer for a psychology magazine in the Netherlands who would like to interview a patient/caregiver duo (ideally in California) that are dealing with Capgras syndrome, which is common in LBD.

Capgras syndrome is a disorder in which a person holds a delusion that a friend, spouse, parent or other close family member has been replaced by an identical-looking impostor.

This writer is traveling to California during the third week in August, so while a caregiver/patient in California would be ideal, other western states may also hold potential for an in-person interview.

If you are interested in being interviewed for this story, please send a brief summary about your personal experience with Capgras syndrome and LBD to me at ataylor (space) @lbda.org.

Many thanks for your help in raising awareness about LBD and Capgras syndrome!

Angela Taylor
Program Director
LBDA

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Lewy Body Dementia Association


Fri Jul 23, 2010 7:49 am
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Post Re: Capgras syndrome - magazine interview opportunity
We live in WA and would be willing.

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Pat [68] married to Derek [84] for 38 years; husband dx PDD/LBD 2005, probably began 2002 or earlier; late stage and in a SNF as of January 2011. Hospitalized 11/2/2013 and discharged to home Hospice. Passed away at home on 11/9/2013.


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