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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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Dementia Chats

A FREE Educational

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And Gain Insights From

People Living With Dementia.

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 Our Experts

harry_urbanHarry Urban , Founder of “Forget Me Not,” a closed support group on Facebook for those with dementia, their care partners, professionals and advocates.

 

 

 

 

Michael Ellenbogen newest pic 102813Michael Ellenbogen, is 54 years old. His career was in Information Technology, where he was a high level manager. Michael was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease at the age of 49. He is no longer able to work. Michael now spend my time trying to increase awareness of this disease, and work to increase funding for research. He just finished writing his book outlining my experience with Alzheimer’s.

 

dena_dotsonDena Dotson, was diagnosed with Lewy Body with probable Alzheimer’s at age 47 2011. She is working hard to decrease the stigma attached with dementia.

 

 

Driving Steve PonathSteve Ponath, was diagnosed with EOAD in 2011. He has become an advocate for those who can’t speak out about the disease. It’s time to bring awareness to everyone of what this disease does to not only the patient, but to the caregiver’s and loved ones who are on this journey with us.

 

 

Robert Bowles joined us today as one of our experts and added so much to the conversation.  Thank you Robert!

Our Host and Facilitators

Lori La Bey Founder of Alzheimer's Speaks

Lori La Bey founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks and Dementia Chats. Lori’s mother lived with dementia over 30 years. The journey changed Lori’s life forever. Her goal is to connect people to practical resources that add value in their lives.

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Co-facilatator Eilon Caspi is a behavioral specialist in the area of dementia and brings a wide range of knowledge to the webinar.

 

 

 

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