(This programme is available to watch on 4OD until 19 March 2017)
We just caught up with the recent Chanel 4 programme: The Trouble with Dad. It’s well worth a watch, although I should warn you there is lots of very strong language.
C4 say: “David Baddiel’s dad Colin has Pick’s disease. This intimate, moving and sometimes funny documentary explores the impact that Colin’s condition has on his sons’ relationship with him.”
You can find clips here
And a Radio Times article here
The changes that occur with Pick’s disease, also known as Frontotemporal dementia, can affect peoples behaviour and speech.
For more information about this form of dementia see the Alzheimer’s Society information pages here
A fact sheet is also available here