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Denise Brown

Your Caregiving Journey


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Your Caregiving Journey, with Denise Brown of Caregiving.com, delves into discussions about your caregiving situations. Each week, we'll tackle a topic related to the challenges of caring for a family member or friend.

Upcoming Broadcasts

Geri Hall, PhD, ARNP, FAAN, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, will join Sharon Hall to discuss how to manage your caree's obsessive behavior. Sharon cares for her husband, diagnosed with FTD last fall, and moderates our weekly FTD chat on CareGiving.com. You can call into the live 30-minute show with your questions or email them to ftdpodcastquestions@yahoo.com prior to the show. This podcast recording also will be available on CareGiving.com's website after the show. CareGiving.com hosts a chat for those who care for a family member with FTD every Monday at 7 p.m. ET (6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 4 p.m. PT). About Dr. Hall Geri Hall, an internationally-recognized advanced practice nurse who holds a nursing doctorate, is widely respected for her research in Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. She developed the Progressively Lowered Stress Threshold Model, a framework for planning care of dementia patients and measuring outcomes by studying the presence or absence of behavior symptoms such as agitation and depression. The model is widely by used by professionals in the United States, Australia and South Korea.
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On-Demand Episodes

Charles J. Fuschillo, Jr., appointed president & chief executive officer of the Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA), joins us to share how we can get involved with local politics to make a difference for others who care for a family... more

Geri Hall, PhD, ARNP, FAAN, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, will join Sharon Hall and I to discuss when to consider long-term care for your family member as well as how to pay for it and how to help your family transition to the faciilty.... more

Liz O'Donnell, founder of WorkingDaughter.com, joins Denise to discuss working our life's purpose--to help family caregivers. About Liz Liz O'Donnell is the founder of Working Daughter, a website for women balancing career and caregiving,... more

Caregiving can seem to swallow up your life. The intensity and demands of caregiving can leave you feeling there's little left for you. Claire Day, SVP of the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, offers ideas and perspectives... more

Often well-intentioned parents attempt to shield their children from the uncomfortable face of illness. Understand how one mom incorporated her school age children in the care of her parent with Alzheimer's from diagnosis till death.... more

Denise and her co-host, Chris MacLellan, talk about managing a family member's care from a distance. Please feel free to call us during our 30-minute show and share your stories and experiences. Be sure to tell us why you stay. About... more

We know we need to document end-of-life wishes. But, the thought of trying to capture all the details can feel overwhelming. Leslie Cottrell Simonds, a Certified Caregiving Consultant, tells us abouth new book, "I Want You to Know," which... more

Can we be prosperous, regardless of our life's circumstances? Ellen Rogin, our wealthness expert, shares her perspective on how we find our prosperity. About Ellen Ellen Rogin, CPA, CFP® , New York Times bestselling author and... more

Claire Day, our dementia care expert, will share policy updates on what's happening to help and support persons with dementia and the family members who care for them. About Claire Claire is SVP of the Alzheimer's Association... more

Colleen Kavanaugh, a Certified Caregiving Consultant, will share why new frustrations with a parent could signal the need for an evaluation with a neurologist. About Colleen Colleen brings her decade of family caregiving... more