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Episode 25: Teepa Snow

Dementia is a broad term for a variety of diseases. How do symptoms vary between types of dementia? Is it important to understand the specific symptoms of each type? In this podcast, we are honored to have Teepa Snow share her expertise on these and other questions. Advisory Board member Laurie Scherrer will be your host as we explore the many facets of dementia. https://youtu.be/_Oh0cG4K9Co

2020-01-24T10:18:44-05:00January 24th, 2020|

Episode 19: Dr. Susan Wehry

Please join This Dementia Life host Chuck McClatchey and his inspiring conversation with Dr. Susan Wehry, Chief of Geriatrics for the New England College of Medicine, talking about her passion and drive to help people with dementia. https://youtu.be/z_oLLq95R8E

2020-01-24T09:58:08-05:00January 24th, 2020|

Episode 18: Susan Kerber

Please join our host Chuck McClatchey and his guest Susan Kerber, Business Development, Partnership Outreach and Marketing for Caring Bridge, an innovative and cost-free way of staying in touch with family and friends during challenging and stressful times. https://youtu.be/x_DPhTNFPn0

2020-01-24T09:57:33-05:00January 24th, 2020|

Episode 24: Katurah Hartley

https://youtu.be/fqkaEginOss Do you know the best steps to improve or maintain your brain health? In this insightful interview, Advisory Board member, Chuck McClatchey joins Katurah Hartley to examine the Six Pillars of Brain Health and the importance of each. Katurah is the Project Manager at the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. Her interest in dementia began when “Kat" was six years old and spent time with her grandparents who had dementia. If you [...]

2019-12-10T07:24:32-05:00December 10th, 2019|

Episode 23: Brenda Roberts

https://youtu.be/N23tBidPkNY Please join our host DAA Advisory board member Paulan Gordon as she welcomes Brenda Roberts. Brenda is the Director of Quality Assurance and Education for the Michigan Assisted Living Association. Brenda talks about her involvement in helping to establish the state of Michigan's Dementia State plan. Please remember to like our videos and subscribe to our channel. You can also donate to DAA at www.daanow.org/donate. TY

2019-10-17T08:04:12-04:00October 17th, 2019|

Episode 17: Teepa Snow

https://youtu.be/bxikVGUuWzc Please join This Dementia Life host Chuck McClatchey and his guest, the dynamic dementia advocate Teepa Snow. Teepa is an incredible dementia trainer as well as a passionate advocate for proper care of people living with dementia. Please enjoy this in-depth conversation and learn how and why Teepa is so passionate about what she does. Also please do not forget to like our videos and to subscribe to our channel. Please consider a [...]

2019-10-16T14:32:34-04:00October 16th, 2019|

A Grateful Survivor

Special thanks to my dear friend and talented writer, Ron Cooper, for allowing us to reprint the following two poems from his new book. Ron was a caregiver to his mom who had dementia and is a cancer survivor who, like our dementia advocates and caregivers, is "...placing a higher value on family time, good health and the joy of making a difference in other people's lives."  Jackie P., DAA Board Chair   This [...]

2019-09-18T06:31:50-04:00September 18th, 2019|