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The Struggles & Gifts of Long-Distance Caregiving

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio with

Author, Lisa Hirsch on the

Struggles & Joys of Long-Distance Caregiving

Tuesday June 12th, 2018 at 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST and 7pm London

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Author Lisa Hirsch joins Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Host, Lori La Bey to discuss long-distance caregiving.  Like many care partners, Lisa’s mother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. The two will discuss Lisa’s 14-year journey with her Mother and how illness transformed their relationship. Lisa’s love and admiration for her Mother grew each day as she listened and watched her Mother become her hero.

Contact Info Lisa Hirsch

Her International blog with over 250,000 viewers:  http://mommyhero.blogspot.com/

 

Lisa’s 2 Books are available on Amazon Worldwide in Kindle, Paperback & Audio:

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=lisa+hirsch  

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June 9th, 2018 – Over 200 people packed the room to hear Cyndy Luzinski and

Lori La Bey speak on living graciously with dementia.

Dementia-Friendly Communities of Northern Colorado is a local nonprofit organization which provides life enrichment opportunities (including memory cafes), care partner support, and dementia-friendly business education. We exist so that no one walking the dementia journey has to walk alone.

Website:  http://dementiafriendlycommunitiesnoco.org/

 

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5 Great Books On Dementia You Don’t Want To Miss

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On Dementia You Don’t Want To Miss

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Long Distance Caregiving and the Power of Music with Alzheimer’s Music Connect

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

with Author and Long Distance Caregiver Lisa Hirsch and

Alzheimer’s Music Connect Ron Gregory, CEO and

Singer Songwriter Vanessa Campagna

Live Tuesday October 28th

11am EST, 10am CST, 9am MST, 8am PST and 4pm London Time

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Alzheimer’s Speaks gives voice to all dealing with a variety of types of dementia and caregiving.  Today we have two power guests with great insights and resources to make life with dementia easier.

Long Distance Caregivers Are Encouraged To Call In With Your Questions

lisa hirsch Mom-nursing homeOur first guest is long distance caregiver and author of Alzheimer’s My Mom My Hero, Lisa Hirsch who has been living the role of long distance caregiver for her own Mother and helping thousands of caregivers around the world. Lisa’s book and blog is God sent for many struggling in their role as care partners.

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ALz Mus Con Vanessa picThe second half of the show we will be talking with Ron Gregory CEO of Alzheimer’s Music Connect and singer songwriter Vanessa Campagna who is featured on the new holiday CD, “Memories – The Songs and Spirit of Christmas.”  The CD is amazing and has technology behind it to help those diagnosed and dealing with dementia. Vanessa’s website.

 

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Register For The FREE Telesummit on Dementia Feb 10th -15th

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The “Triumphing Over the Isolation of Alzheimer’s Telesummit: Simple Solutions for Family and Professional Caregivers” is a 5-day online event with leading experts providing the information and resources you need to evaluate your needs, identify action steps and find solutions!  There is a great line up of speakers. (Please note the schedule could change.)

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DATE TIME (EST)   SPEAKER   TALK TITLE
           
Mon, Feb 10 8PM   INA GILMORE MD   Welcome and Overview
  9PM   LORI LA BEY   Improving Dementia Care Through Economical & Global Collaborations
  10PM   JANET EDMUNSON   Importance of Positive Emotions for Caregivers
           
Tues, Feb 11 8PM   JAMES CREASY   Jiminy Wicket and Through Hoops to Hope
  9PM   KIRTI KHALSA   The 4 Pillars of Alzheimer’s Prevention
  10PM   MICHAEL ELLENBOGEN   Living With Alzheimer’s
           
Wed., Feb 12 8PM   CATHIE BORRIE   The Long Hello of Alzheimer’s
  9PM   ELLAYNE GANZFRIED   Let’s Communicate: Strategies for Caregivers
  10PM   MARC WORTMANN    The Global Alzheimer Movement 
           
Thurs, Feb 13 8PM   LISA HIRSCH   My Mom My Hero
  9PM   TOM & KAREN BRENNER   You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello: The Montessori Method for Positive Dementia Care
  10PM   DENNIS STACK   Building Legacies Saves Memories and Unites Families
           
Fri, Feb 14 8PM   GARY LE BLANC   Alzheimer’s/Dementia Hospital Wristband Program
  9PM   HARRY URBAN   My Thoughts On Dementia
  10PM   DENISE CRAIG   Young Onset Dementia Support Group – Facebook
           
BONUS TALK          
Sat, Feb 15 2PM   ISRAEL ELLEN   The Six Pillars of Brain Health

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