Frau Attinger

Mrs. Attinger is 50 years old at the time of the interview. She is married and lives in the German-speaking region of Switzerland. Her 79-year-old mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s dementia two years ago. Her mother lives with her husband, who is 12 years younger than her, in the same neighborhood as Mrs. Attinger. Mrs. Attinger has a sister and a brother. Together with her sister, she takes care of her mother on a daily basis, helping with household chores, preparing medications, and accompanying her to appointments. Mrs. Attinger is employed full time.