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Creating Joy filled Visits with Julie Bigham

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Creating Joy filled Visits with

Julie Bigham

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Lori La Bey, host of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio talks with Julie Bigham creator of Joy Filled Visits.  They discuss how Julie helps families engage those they love with dementia. Tune in and learn about a new tool and techniques to create remarkable moments.  Julie is also working on a companion book as she has had some many requests for more information.  You can visit her website to learn more.

Contact Julie Bigham at Joy Filled Visits, LLC

Email:  julsbigham@yahoo.com

Website: www.joyfilledvisits.com

Phone:  704-910-9279

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You Have To Be Kidding – Joy in Dementia?

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Joy in Dementia

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Lori La Bey, host and founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks will have a very interesting conversation with Susan Massad and Mary Fridley from the East Side Institute in New York. Susan is a retired primary care physician educator who is on the faculty of the ESI and she has had a long interest exploring the experience of illness for all those involved.  Mary is on the faculty of the ESI, where she has practiced therapy for 12 years and continues to use the social therapeutic approach as a teacher and workshop leader. Lori is a firm believer that joy is readily available to those who chose to look for it and create it in any circumstance and there is always a reason to be grateful.  Learn how you can develop more joy in your relationships.

Contact Mary Fridley, Susan Massad  or the East Side Institute

Email Mary at MFridley@EastSideInstitute.org

Email Susan at SusanMassad38@Gmail.com

Website for the East Side Institute  www.EastSideInstitute.org

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 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge Washington

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Open Mic on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio – Mark Your Calendar & Join Us!

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Lori La Bey, host of Alzheimer’s Speaks is joined on Open Mic with Cate Lau-Booth, Harry Urban, Craig Hanke and Kelley Horton.

All topics related to dementia and caregiving are welcome. 

We feel everyone’s input is valuable to shift our dementia care from crisis to comfort.  If you are living with a form of dementia or have symptoms, those that care or have cared for a loved one or are professional care partner, business professionals making a difference, authors, singers and song writers, film makers, advocates, politicians, family and friends of those with dementia…  Everyone is welcome to give insights, state needs they see and support to others as long as it is in a respectful fashion.  We look forward to hearing from you.

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Today our Dementia Chats Experts, those diagnosed and living with cognitive impairment, discuss what they would like to see their communities provide them to show they are truly a “Dementia Friendly Business or Communities.”  You will find great tips for businesses and communities to consider.

Our experts today are: Michael Ellenbogen, Laurie Scherrer, Bob Savage and Truthful Loving Kindness. Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks facilitates the conversation. Lori can be reached at or visit Alzheimer’s Speaks website.

Voices of Those Diagnosed with Dementia

Dementia Chats™ was created with the intention to educate people living with dementia; their care partners both family and friends as well as professionals and advocates. Our Experts are those diagnosed with dementia. We have been doing this series since July of 2012.

For More Dementia Chats Videos 

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Register for the FREE Film Screening


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 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge Washington

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Nana Forgot My Name – A New Children’s Book on Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Speaks with

Author Sara Bell on Her Children’s Book

“Nana Forgot My Name”

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A New Children’s Book on Dementia

Author Sara Bell discusses her caregiving journey with her Grandmother who has dementia radio host Lori La Bey, on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio.  Sara blogs about her experiences and recently completed a children’s book to help kids make sense of the disease.  The book is called “Nana Forgot My Name.”  

You can reach Sara Bell:

Blog: www.mynanaskeeper.com

Social Media: @saraannbell, @mynanaskpr

Email:  sara@eventplanningsupport.com




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Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge Washington

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An LGBT Love Story – A Love Story is a Love Story is a Love Story

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Talks with

Michael Horvich Who Cared For His Husband

Tuesday – Sept. 11th, 2018 at

2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London 

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Today on the show Lori La Bey talks with Michael Horvich who beautifully shares his love story with his husband Gregory who developed dementia.  Michael will set the stage of their long-term relationship and how they dealt with Alzheimer’s disease and held onto their love for one another throughout the journey.  The LTGB community (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender)is one of many communities being underserved around the world.  Although great stride have been made and progress has started, more needs to be done for all dealing with dementia.  If you have a dementia story , product or tool to share please reach out to me.  All voices are welcome.

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Contact Information for Michael Horvich:

Website:  http://www.horvich.com

Michael’s Bloghttp://mhorvichcares.blogspot.com

15 Minute Documentary on Michael & Gregory:  http://www.horvich.com/Site/DOCUMENTARY.html

Michael Writes Blog: http://mhorvich.blogspot.com

Michael’s Collection of Poetry:  https://tinyurl.com/y9q5r7s5

Additional Resources:

The Alzheimer’s Association: Info for LGBT

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Today our Dementia Chats Experts, those diagnosed and living with cognitive impairment, discuss what they would like to see their communities provide them to show they are truly a “Dementia Friendly Business or Communities.”  You will find great tips for businesses and communities to consider.

Our experts today are: Michael Ellenbogen, Laurie Scherrer, Bob Savage and Truthful Loving Kindness. Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks facilitates the conversation. Lori can be reached at or visit Alzheimer’s Speaks website.

Voices of Those Diagnosed with Dementia

Dementia Chats™ was created with the intention to educate people living with dementia; their care partners both family and friends as well as professionals and advocates. Our Experts are those diagnosed with dementia. We have been doing this series since July of 2012.

For More Dementia Chats Videos 

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See what LeadingAge has to say about Lori La Bey

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge Washington

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Personal Messaging & Music to Improve the Lives of Those With Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Speaks 

Improving Quality of Life for Those Living with Dementia

with Memesto and Alzheimer’s Music Connect

Airs Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 

2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London

Lori La Bey, host and founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio will talk with Zach Gordon, a RN and inventor of the Memesto Program and Ron Gregory, the founder of Alzheimer’s Music Connect.  We will discuss both men’s businesses which are improving life for those living with a variety of forms of dementia.  Find out how these tools can assist your loved one and or your clients.

Win a Memesto Program by Being the 5th Person to Share this Show

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Contact Memesto

    Website:   www.memesto.com

     Email:  zach.gordon@memesto.com

     Phone:  (269) 759-8235

Contact Alzheimer’s Music Connect

      Website: www.alzheimersmusicconnect.com

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Looking for a Keynoter, Consultant or Trainer?

See what LeadingAge has to say about Lori La Bey

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge Washington

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