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Neurologic consultation is particularly important for patients with Parkinsonism, focal neurological signs, unusually rapid progression or abnormal neuroimaging findings. Neuropsychologists can help clarify uncertainties in diagnosis and the degree and type of impairment, and clinical psychologists can provide psychotherapy, particularly for caregivers. Social workers can offer counseling and link patients and family members with community resources. Activity and physical therapists provide guidance on appropriate levels of physical and group activity, and occupational therapists can evaluate the ability to perform activities of daily living and offer strategies to maximize functioning. Attorneys can assist with wills, conservatorships, estate planning and other legal matters. For end-of-life issues, some families might also benefit from consultation with a member of the clergy or a medical ethicist. Community support includes all locally available sources of assistance aimed at maximizing patients' independent living and functioning. The relief can be informal, such as neighbors and friends, and formal. such as home care or family service agencies, the aging or mental health networks, or adult day care centers. Physicians tend to be unfamiliar with these approaches and may want to rely on the Alzheimer's Association or an aging or social service agency familiar with the options. Availability of community resources can be discussed during office visits.