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Alzheimer's Speaks Radio host, Lori La Bey, talks with Gary Skole, owner of AlzBetter, a company dedicated to providing education and care management services to families affected by dementia. Learn how AlzBetter uses technology along with dementia coaching to help families. Find out exactly how a dementia coach can help you. Feel free to call in with your questions or comments at (323) 870-4602. Contact Gary Skole with AlzBetter at: Email:  gary@alzbetter.com  Phone:  856-281-1200 Website:  www.alzbetter.com Additional Resources by Alzheimer's Speaks Speaking/Training/Consulting Dementia Chats Educational Videos Become Dementia Friendly
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Lori La Bey speaks with two franchise owners of BeeHive Homes in her home state of Minnesota.  Join the conversation and learn more about this model of care for those with dementia.  find out why the BeeHive model is different and what it has to offer families. Joe and Ioana Childs have a BeeHive home in Maple Grove, while Jing Huang and Jin Fang are opening a BeeHive home in Lakeville, Minnesota. BeeHive Homes of Maple Grove      Website:www.BeeHiveMapleGrove.com          Facebook: www.facebook.com/BeeHiveMapleGrove          Phone: 763-415-3900      Address: 14901 Weaver Lake Rd., Maple Grove, MN 55311 BeeHive Homes of Lakeville      Email:  jfang@beehivehomes.com          Phone:  952-679-2076 and ask for Kristine Backman, Director of Nursing      Address: 20159 Iberia Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044.      Opening mid-August 2019. “Hard Hat” tours coming soon! Additional Resources for those living with Dementia       Alzheimer's Speaks              Training/Consulting/Speaking  
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Lori La Bey talks with Dr. Fayron Epps who has over 18 years of nursing experience. She currently serves as an Assistant Professor at Georgia State University Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions and as an affiliate faculty with the Gerontology Institute and Partnership for Urban Health Research.  Also joining them is Retired Army Colonel, Camilla White who has been the primary caregiver for her mother since 2014. Ms. White is also an active Community Educator for the Alzheimer’s Association, Georgia Chapter.  They will discuss 1) the importance of church and faith and how congregations can support those living or dealing with dementia, 2) the concept of a dementia friendly faith village, 3) Challenges of being a primary care partner,  4) Ideas for selfcare 5) Removing stigma and engaging those with dementia. Contact Information Dr. Epps direct # 404-413-1204 to learn more about faith-based research initiatives Faith Village Connections # 404-549-4504 FaceBook Page - Faith Village Connections Additional Resources on Dementia and Caring: Alzheimer's Speaks  Keynotes, Consulting, Training Initiatives & Projects Resource Directory
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Today Lori La Bey is going to talk with Author, Elvis Gardin, about the dynamics between a mother with Alzheimer’s disease and a son trying to protect and help her live the best life in her elderly years and at the end of life.  You will hear their story of love, courage and battles and triumphs. Elvis has written a book about their journey and how it challenges even the best care partners intentions.  Their story will make you cry, cause you to laugh and provoke you to think more conscientiously how you care for another person. The book, “Dimensions of Dementia” is a candid and raw story which comes straight from the writers’ heart to yours. Order your book and get it personally signed on Elvis Gardin's  website below:  www.DimensionsofDementia.com Email:  dimensionsofdementia@yahoo.com   Addition Dementia and Caregiving Resources are available on Alzheimer's Speaks  Initiatives and Projects Speaking/Consulting
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Lori La Bey talks with one of her favorite Dementia Professionals in the world today. Cyndy Luzinski is a strong advocate for change who truly walks her talk.  She is an advanced practice nurse, certified dementia practitioner, and the founder and executive director of the nonprofit organization to build and sustain "Dementia-Friendly Communities of Northern Colorado."     Cyndy is personable, creative and a wealth of information but best yet, Cyndy is right here in the United States.  She is the only accredited SPECAL Coach in North America, credentialed through the Contented Dementia! Contact Info Website: www.DementiaFriendsNoCO.org Email:   DementiaFriendsNoCO@gmail.com Additional Resources through Alzheimer’s Speaks Dementia Chats Videos Memory Café’s Building Dementia Friendly Businesses Keynotes, Training and Consulting
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Lori La Bey talks with Author, Sue Anne W. Kirkham about her journey assisting her father and stepmother as they struggled with declining health and the onset of dementia.  Her book "Loving Zelda: A Stepdaughter's Caregiving Journal" is an exceptional read with great insights. Learn Sue Anne's biggest takeaways, surprising moments and what she would do differently if she had an opportunity for a redo.  Contact Information for Sue Anne W. Kirkham Email:  sawktalk2@gmail.com Websites:www.lovingzelda.com                www.yourrecipesforlife.com Facebook Author Page:  https://www.facebook.com/Sue-Anne-Kirkham-2043792472585222/ Additional Resources for Dementia & Caregiving Alzheimer's Speaks Speaking/Training/Consulting Initiatives & Projects
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Today Lori La Bey host of Alzheimer's Speaks Radio discusses the first Alzheimer's Research Trial where more than 40 academic and private clinics across the country come together to enroll hundreds of people living with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.  Lori will be talking with Dr. Qureshi who is the executive director, of Neurology, at Biohaven pharmaceuticals and Dr. Leger a neurologist specializing in Alzheimer’s disease and who is an associate clinical professor, in Neuroscience at the University of California, San Diego.  Both are involved with the new clinic trial called T2 Protect AD.  Come join the conversation and learn about the study and how to get involved.   Contact Information for the T2 Protect AD Trial: Website:   www.t2protect.org Toll-free:   833-3T2STUDY   Additional Resources for Dementia and Caregiving Alzheimer's Speaks Speakinig/Training/Consulting Initiatives and Projects Resource Directory                   
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Host Lori La Bey talks with Lakelyn Hogan a Gerontologist and Caregiver Advocate for Home Instead Senior Care. They will discuss what Home Instead is doing to address the needs of those diagnosed with dementia and those that care for them.  We will learn how they are positioning themselves as a global leader in the industry and why they feel this is such an important issue to address.  Learn about several resources you won't want to miss!  Watch the YouTube Interview Contact Lakelyn Hogan Main Website – www.HomeInstead.com Other Home Instead Websites - www.HelpForAlzheimersFamilies.com https://missingseniornetwork.com www.Caregiverstress.com www.Preventwandering.com Facebook Email - LakelynHogan@homeinsteadinc.com   Additional Resources by Alzheimer's Speaks Speaker/Trainer/Consultant Projects/Initiatives
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Lori La Bey talks with Pietro Michelucci a cognitive scientist who directs the Human Computation Institute, which is a research center that develops crowd-powered systems to tackle big societal problems like Alzheimer's disease. Pietro coordinated the Stall Catchers Megathon last month to accelerate Alzheimer’s disease research, which allows anyone to help analyze real Alzheimer's data. Today they will discuss the outcomes from the April Megathon, what they learned from that set of data analyzed and where they go from here. PlayStallCatchers.comanytime. Emailinfo@eyesonalz.com with any questions any time Find Additional Resources at Alzheimer's Speaks
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Alzheimer's Speaks Radio by Alzheimers Speaks Radio - 1M ago

Lori La Bey talks with Rianna Patterson, the Founder of Dominica Dementia Foundation, which specializes in assisting those living with a form of Dementia and to provide support to them, their families and care partners. Learn what they are doing to make a difference. Contact at Rianna Patterson on: Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/DominicaDementiaFoundation Website:  www.DominicaDementiaFoundation.org Email: dominicadementiafoundation@gmail.com Additional Resources atAlzheimer's Speaks Dementia Chats Keynotes/Trainings/Consultant Become Dementia Friendly Memory Cafes
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