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Shifting Our Perceptions of “Behaviors”

Shifting Our Perceptions of “Behaviors”

Related to Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Watch the Video Interview with

Geert Bettinger, Harry Urban & Laurie Scherrer

T Geert Bettinger, is an author from the Netherlands.  His book “Moving on by standing still,” a different view of Problem behaviors is getting rave reviews.  Lori La Bey’s Co-Hosts Harry Urban and Scherrer both living with dementia added so much to the conversation.

Saying we had an interesting conversation is an understatement.  Listen and learn how shifting your perceptions can shift your outcomes.

Geert Can be Reached:

Email:  geertbettinger@gmail.com

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Video – We Need to Reassess the Word “Behavior” in Dementia Care

Video Interview –

Why We Need to Reassess the

Word “Behavior” in Dementia Care

If you want to just listen to the audio click below

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio doesn’t usually do video, but we knew this was going to be a very interesting conversation and so we wanted to fully capture it. Lori La Bey had the privilege of having Geert Bettinger, from the Netherlands on the show with us.  He is the Author of “Moving on by standing still,” a different view of Problem behaviors.  She also  had two amazing Co-Hosts; Harry Urban and Laurie Scherrer both living with a diagnosis of dementia.

Geert Can be Reached:

Email:  geertbettinger@gmail.com

Website

LinkedIn 

Book

A Big “Thank You” To Our Sponsors of

Our Dementia Friendly Cruise

Click Below to Download the Tips

Find a Memory Cafe & Get Resources

Read More to Get Resources

 

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Great Advice when Caring for Someone with Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio with

Cindy Bock – Dignified Dementia Coach

Oct 24th – 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London

Cindy Bock, Dignified Dementia Coach is a nationally certified therapeutic recreation specialist, healthcare speaker, educator, trainer and dementia specialist for over 25 years. She demonstrates exemplary compassion and understanding of the cognitive and behavioral challenges of the aging process, especially those with dementia. Cindy utilizes a dignified approach to strengthen each individual’s remaining cognitive and physical abilities through structured wellness programs, to maintain their highest level of functioning.

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Atria Senior Living Sponsors FREE Educational Events in Cape Cod

Cape Cod Welcomes

Lori La Bey October 24th

3 FREE Live Events

For Professionals & Families

Sponsored by Atria Woodbriar 

 

Additional Programs are Scheduled at:

Oct. 25th, 2017 – Atria Marland Place in Massachusetts (978-357-8628)

Oct. 26th, 2017 – Atria Stratford in Connecticut (203-916-5124)

Oct. 26th, 2017 – Atria Crossroads Place (860-910-4785)

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We are honored by your response to our offering of the Dementia Friendly Symposium and Cruise and we are encouraging people to book their cabins before we are sold out!

For more details on the symposium and cruise go to https://alzheimersspeaks.com/cruise-with-us

Click here for the Symposium Program

Kathy Shoaf the travel agent handling the symposium and cruise can be reached at: 219-608-2002 or email her at Kathy.Shoaf@CruisePlanners.com

Learn What the City of Roseville, MN

to be Dementia Friendly

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Making Caregiving Less Disruptive

Making Caregiving Less Disruptive

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

with Liz O’Donnell

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

Tuesday October 17th, 2017, Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Host Lori La Bey will speak with Liz O’Donnell the author of Mogul, Mom & Maid: The Balancing Act of the Modern Woman.  Her book picks up where other business books leave off. Liz will discuss the impact caregiving can have on women, their careers and ways businesses can support those trying to balance both. Her website WorkingDaughter.com supports women who are balancing caring for an aging parent and their career. Liz is the founder of Rent-A-Sister, a company that provides support services to family caregivers. Join us for an interesting conversation and learn how to make caregiving less disruptive in your life.

Liz O’Donnell can be reached:

Blog WorkingDaughter.com

Phone:  617-433-8003

Twitter:  @LizOD

We Set Sail In 3 Weeks

Join Us!

We are honored by your response to our offering of the Dementia Friendly Symposium and Cruise and we are encouraging people to book their cabins before we are sold out!

For more details on the symposium and cruise go to https://alzheimersspeaks.com/cruise-with-us

Click here for the Symposium Program

Kathy Shoaf the travel agent handling the symposium and cruise can be reached at: 219-608-2002 or email her at Kathy.Shoaf@CruisePlanners.com

Learn What the City of Roseville, MN

to be Dementia Friendly

Click Below to Download the Tips

Insights from Arthur’s 

Here is One of Many Free Tips

Host the Dementia Film “His Neighbor Phil”

 

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Tips to Living with and Working with Dementia in a Dignified Manor

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio with

Cindy Bock – Dignified Dementia Coach

Oct 10th – 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London

Cindy Bock, Dignified Dementia Coach is a nationally certified therapeutic recreation specialist, healthcare speaker, educator, trainer and dementia specialist for over 25 years. She demonstrates exemplary compassion and understanding of the cognitive and behavioral challenges of the aging process, especially those with dementia. Cindy utilizes a dignified approach to strengthen each individual’s remaining cognitive and physical abilities through structured wellness programs, to maintain their highest level of functioning.  Join us for a great conversation.

Call in with your questions or comments as we talk live. 323-870-4602

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Dementia Cruise of Compassion & Camaraderie

We are honored by your response to our offering of the Dementia Friendly Symposium and Cruise and we are encouraging people to book their cabins before we are sold out!

For more details on the symposium and cruise go to https://alzheimersspeaks.com/cruise-with-us

Click here for the Symposium Program

Kathy Shoaf the travel agent handling the symposium and cruise can be reached at: 219-608-2002 or email her at Kathy.Shoaf@CruisePlanners.com

 

Learn What the City of Roseville, MN

to be Dementia Friendly

Click Below to Download the Tips

Insights from Arthur’s 

Here is One of Many Free Tips

 

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Selfcare: Stress, Empathy & Sympathy

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

Selfcare: Stress, Empathy & Sympathy

with Dr. Arthur P. Ciaramicoli

Today Dr. Arthur P. Ciaramicoli, a licensed clinical psychologist joins us.  He has been treating clients for more than 35 years. He has been on the faculty of Harvard Medical School for several years, Chief Psychologist at Metrowest Medical Center, and director of the Metrowest Counseling Center and of the Alternative Medicine division of Metrowest Wellness Center in Framingham, Massachusetts. Dr. Ciaramicoli has written numerous books and has appeared on national TV shows like CNN, Fox News Boston, Good Morning America Weekend, The O’Reilly Report, and other shows.  His latest book, The Stress Solution: Using Empathy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to Reduce Anxiety and Develop Resilience was recently published in China.

Contact Information for Dr. Ciaramicoli:

Book: “The Stress Solution”

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