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Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio is about "Sound Information, Not Sound Bites." We are true talk radio with a mission to raise all voices around the world - big and small. From, a person diagnosed with a form of dementia or MCI, to family and friends, care partners, authors, researchers, support services, education, entertainment, advocacy work, to technology platforms, devices and support; all voices are welcome to have an interesting and respectful conversation with our host Lori La Bey. Alzheimer ...
 
Kingsbridge Dementia Friendly Community want the voices of those living with dementia in our community to be heard and valued; we aim to establish links with businesses and service providers to encourage all to improve services and increase awareness of dementia. Produced by iamthehow with music from Kai Engel.
 
This is the Dementia Care Partner Talk Show, a podcast to help you navigate the senior care maze. Learn and laugh with us as we discuss creative solutions and ideas to common and uncommon dementia care challenges, and how to make sense of the senior care industry and options even if you're not a professional. Are you caring for a person living with dementia? We would love to hear from you! Send us a note at info@teepasnow.com and tell us what you'd like for us to discuss! You can also visit ...
 
Awkward Story is a Dementia Education Podcast focused on supporting individuals touched by dementia related diagnoses. We wish to address the stigma and isolation often beset upon patients and their families by bringing their poignant, tragic, beautiful, awkward stories into the open. We will speak to insightful professionals that regularly assist individuals in their fight against dementia. We will also share our own insight as Clinical Social Workers specializing in dementia care. Most of ...
 
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In this episode, we will meet Susan McFadden, author of Dementia Friendly Communities: Why We Need Them and How We Can Create Them. Susan shares her years of research in how communities in England and the U.S. have made life more manageable for persons with dementia, and their caregivers. She shares many stories about strategies that work, how bett…
 
Lori La Bey talks with Brooks Kenny the Executive Director of the Women’s Network at UsAgainstAlzheimer’s. Brook's is also the General Manager for BrainGuide, UsAgainstAlzheimer’s newest initiative. It focuses on bringing state-of-the-art technology to consumers across the country that are worried about their or a loved one’s brain health. Lori can…
 
This week, Teepa and Greg discuss a question that was submitted by a care partner that is supporting her mother living with dementia. Join us to see what tips and insights Teepa offers, that can also benefit you and your person living with dementia. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a v…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Allyson Schrier a Co-founder of Zinnia TV, Carolyn Parsey a researcher and neuropsychologist, Keri Pollock the Director of Marketing & Communications of Aging Wisdom, and Carolyn Lukert who cares for her mother with dementia and also works with the Teepa Snow group. Join us and learn the wonderful effects …
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Jeanne Bain, End of life navigator, dementia trainer and consultant. Jeanne is co-host of a podcast called “Death Unfiltered.” She dreams of a day when talking about hard subjects is as easy and common as talking about the weather. Contact Jeanne Bain, End of Life Navigator Website: www.belovemn.com Websit…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be live talking with Lauren Aguirre, an award-winning science journalist who has produced documentaries, podcasts, short-form video series, interactive games, and blogs for the PBS series NOVA, where she worked after graduating from MIT. Lauren’s reporting on memory has appeared in The Atlantic, Undark Magazine, The Scien…
 
Many believe that the future of the workforce will primarily be focused on a balance between in-person and in-office working. But if you’re not at home, and you’re still working, then you must be somewhere else. Enter the concept of the “third” place. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/iandsdesign/support…
 
In this week's episode, Teepa and Greg discuss what role our genetics and other risk factors, such as stress and high blood pressure, factor in whether we develop dementia or not. You don't want to miss this one! To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/demen…
 
Lori La Bey will be talking with two representatives of the 360 Clinic, a mobile medical provider making healthcare more accessible to all. Vince Tien is the Co-Founder and CEO and is also a proud Board Member of Alzheimer's Orange County. Dr Trinh is a keynote speaker, bestselling author, and health educator who holds leadership roles with differe…
 
Mohawk Group is launching its Waterways Project, featuring a mobile showroom packed with product solutions that are environmentally friendly and ready to specify. The showroom is hitting the road on a carbon-neutral 25-city tour highlighting rivers and their ecosystems. In this episode, Jackie Dettmar and Mark Page discuss what people can expect to…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Michala Gibson who is a registered nurse, and Mandy Shoemaker; both are co-founders of Prairie Elder Care and co-author of” Now is Found”. Michala works continuously with care partners throughout the community to ensure that elders living with dementia have the best opportunities for quality of life. Mandy…
 
How do we know the difference between natural aging memory issues and cognitive loss with a more serious issue of dementia? I will talk about this today and help you navigate the road as it comes to you. patience, compassion and understanding will help everyone along this journey. Getting angry, upset and anxious will help no one. I am here for you…
 
How do I manage challenging situations in dementia care? How can I tell when my loved one living with dementia is reaching the later stages of dementia? Join us this week as Teepa and Greg discuss these two frequently requested questions. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice messag…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Bill Protzmann’s whose mission is to raise awareness of the power of music as self-care. Bill is a world leading expert on the power of music for physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health. He holds a magna cum laude degrees in piano performance and creative writing, and has been a successful entrep…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Mark Nutting is a retired IT professional who gained dementia caregiver experience while caring for his mother living with Alzheimer’s disease with throughout her 13-year struggle. Mark always speaks and writes from a caregiver's perspective but strives to stay current and expand his knowledge on Alzheimer…
 
Finding a good community to care for your loved one is anything but easy. Today I will walk you through all of the challenging decisions, and help you look for the best place to fit your person’s needs. How do you work with the staff? What will the separation be like? Are you breaking a promise? Let me help!…
 
In this episode, VP of Media Steven Sloan joins Chief Content Director Robert Nieminen to announce a brand new awards program: The Purpose Awards. Find out why we're launching this new program to celebrate and elevate the products, projects, designs, and spaces that contribute most to the Triple Bottom Line—People, Planet, Profit. The products and …
 
How can we get direct care staff to try something new or different when it comes to dementia care? According to Teepa, the first step is getting curious and asking questions. Join us this week as Teepa and Greg discuss some helpful tips you can try. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a v…
 
Lori La Bey will be talk with Anne Scott who is living with dementia. She experienced the lack of awareness so she wrote the children’s book, Sizzling Bacon. Joining them is Anastacia Ackers a theatre maker, writer. She leads the “Outside Lives Green Room” initiative - exploring how the arts can be a tool for social change. Contact: Anne Scott’s Em…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Katya De Luisa resides in Costa Rica, is an artist, author of “Journey through the Infinite Mind - the science and spirituality of dementia.” She is a dementia educator and freelance writer focused on holistic healthy aging and innovative information on dementia. Katya is the president of the non-profit, A…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Pia Kontos a senior scientist at the KITE-Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto. She is an activist academic who draws on the arts to challenge stigma associated with dementia and transform the culture of dementia care. In add…
 
When the temperature changes in their environment, how is someone living with dementia affected when it comes to regulating their own body temperature? Joins us this week as Teepa and Greg discuss this topic. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiac…
 
Lori La Bey talks with her friend and colleague Kerry Mills Rutland, who has worked solely with people with cognitive impairment since 2002. Kerry founded Age Well Simply and has shared her expertise in the United States, Canada, the UK, Hong Kong, and China. She is also a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach and a trained practitioner …
 
Bringing Confidence, Compassionate & Joy to Caregiving Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Toni Kanzler wears several hats: she's a wife, mother to three sons, a CPA, entrepreneur, private school administrator, non-profit volunteer and board member and now a bestselling author. But it was as a daughter that she had the great privilege and ul…
 
The show this week is about the ever changing scope of love, loss, intimacy that is waning, and the loss of meaningful conversation as dementia progresses. For some, keeping the love alive is easier than it is for others. This is a deep conversation on the ever changing world of cognitive and memory loss and how it affects our relationships, especi…
 
Designers play an important role in protecting the health, safety and welfare of the clients they serve. Perhaps nowhere is this more evident than in the specification of upholstered furniture as it relates to flammability and occupant health. In this episode, Dr. Marilyn Black of Underwriters Laboratories discusses a new tool for designers to bett…
 
In this episode of the Dementia Care Partner Talk Show podcast, Teepa and Greg discuss two specific questions that deal with past relationships and people who are living with dementia. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. You can also contact us at 877-877-1671 or at info@teepasnow.com. --- Send in a …
 
Kerry Mills Rutland, has worked solely with people with cognitive impairment since 2002. She founded Age Well Simply. Kerry has shared her expertise and vision in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, and China. She is the co-author of “I Care - A Handbook for Care Partners of People with Dementia” and she has most recently auth…
 
There are days when we feel like the universe is actively working against us. We cannot get help from professionals, families, and the disease itself is a bit of a nightmare. How do we manage when it all feels overwhelming? This is very real for so many of you and I understand. Let’s chat about this and have a real conversation!…
 
Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio has partnered with the Roseville Alzheimer’s and Dementia Community Action Team to provide resource information for caregivers and people living with dementia during the pandemic. Lori La Bey talks with Deborah Day Laxson, an award-winning author and founder of the Health Care Agent Literacy Project. Their conversation toda…
 
As surfaces in hospitals and other medical facilities are being cleaned more frequently with harsher chemicals in the wake of COVID, product failures in the field are becoming alarmingly more commonplace. In this episode, Julie Short discusses an innovative film product from DuPont that can be applied to virtually any surface that offers added dura…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Denise Brown who is very well known in the caring market. She empowers individuals to transform their personal caregiving experience into a business or a mission of advocacy. Denise is the author of Healing Words: Soothing Strategies to Heal Your Caregiving Fatigues and The Caregiving Years: Your Guide to …
 
This week Teepa and Greg discuss how we can help someone living with dementia find joy in their day-to-day lives, even when they can't remember who they are. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Layne Mayer and Katherine Magee the co-creators of VISIT, a subscription activity kit. They have packaged thoughtful games, activities, and guidance to help families and friends create positive interaction with loved ones living with Alzheimer's and dementia. Call in to ask questions or make comments regar…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with the Founders of SaltBox TV a new FREE online streaming service which was developed for Seniors. Patty Craver has been one of the top singers, performers, and writers in the national older adult communities for over 20 years. She has performed in New York, LA, Boston, London, on national tours and in over a…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Carol Rosenstein, the Executive Director of Music Mends Minds, which she founded in 2014, after discovering the positive effect that music had on her husband Irwin, who had dementia and Parkinson’s. Also joining us will be Janice Hassett. Her husband Mike was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. They discov…
 
To create comfortable, human-centered environments for residents in memory care communities, designers should consider these tips when it comes to selecting safe materials for floors and walls. *This podcast was created in partnership with Altro --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/iandsdesign/support…
 
In this episode, Staci Patton, principal at DLR Group, joins i+s chief content director Robert Nieminen for a lively discussion about the importance of creating a sense of locale in hospitality environments. They discuss the drivers behind this trend and how to create an authentic sense of place both indoors and out. --- Support this podcast: https…
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Alexis Perkins the Founder of Chair One Fitness. Lori met her through Dementia Map global resource directory, as she is one of the great companies feature there. Her company is breaking down boundaries making fun fitness options available to anyone no matter their age or ability. So, join us today and lear…
 
To celebrate the 100th episode of the Dementia Care Partner Talk Show podcast, Teepa and Greg discuss a number of questions and topics that have been brought up previously. You don't want to miss this one! To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacare…
 
Cathy Braxton joins us, she the owner, educator, and content creator of improv4caregivers. Cathy believes in creating thought-provoking educational content. She has unapologetic style, which allows caregivers to dig deep into empathy while providing a safe space for exploration and learning. Cathy leverages the important foundational rules of impro…
 
The Benefits of Arts & Dementia As Told by Those Living with Dementia Today Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer's Speaks facilitates a conversation with the true experts, those living with a diagnosis of dementia. Get inspired and amazed as we speak to people diagnosed with a variety of dementias as they share some of their art projects with us. You …
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey talks with Caroline Boxall. She is a mother of 5, a primary school teacher, a tutor, and an author. Her connection with Dementia was through her mother-in-law who lived in a care home. Caroline was inspired by her dementia journey to write a middle school age children’s book. Her book, "It's Been Raining in Moscow, And I Forgo…
 
June 8, 2021 – How do we keep our emotions from exploding when the person we are caring for, who has a dementia of some type, has a delusion that you are stealing from them, judging them. It feels mean, personal and quite confusing and annoying. This show will navigate how to change, the paradigm and get to a place of being supportive and kind, lea…
 
Palliative care is a team approach to supporting patients with serious illness. In this episode, we meet Dr. Stacie Levine, who is the founder of the palliative care program at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Dr. Levine explains the importance of palliative care in helping patients and their families cope with the the symptoms and emotion…
 
Are having hallucinations the same as having delusions? They are in fact, not the same as Teepa explains in this week's episode. To learn more about Positive Approach to Care, please visit us at www.teepasnow.com. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/dementiacaregivertalkshow/message
 
Our Host, Lori La Bey will be talking with Diana Cose is the care partner, for her husband Lorenzo was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer's. Diana and Lorenzo have children; and needless to say; she has seen the impact this disease has had on their own family. She left Perspectives, a Chicago Charter School, to launch a new venture, Lorenzo's H…
 
June 1, 2021, When working with a person with memory loss and cognitive impairment, they often exhibit a phenomenon of moving back in time, acting out days and times of old, as these are the only memories that are still functioning. They will remember jobs they had in their 20’s, when they had children, childhood thoughts of the home they grew up i…
 
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