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When a family member receives a diagnosis of dementia, you take on the resposibilties of caregiving and communicating. You share the diagnosis, you educate family and friends about the diagnosis.
Today, Claire Day, our dementia care expert, will help us talk about a diagnosis with family and friends. She'll also share tips on how to continue the education during the disease process and declines.
Today's speakers are:
Davangere Devanand, MD, Chief of The Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at the New York Psychiatric Institute.
Dr. Gregory Pelton, MD, Attending Physician in the Late Life Depression Clinic Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Dr Gregory Pelton and Dr. Dev Devanand, will discuss what Neuropsychiaric symptoms in Alzheimers Disease (AD) look like, how they are currently treated, and future research and treatments.
For more information on treatment and research opportunities, please visit our memory disorders clinic website at
http://www.cumc.columbia.edu/pi/researchclinics/memory/disorders-clinic and our Adult and Late Life Clinic website at http://www.columbiapsychiatry.org/researchclinics/adult-and-late-life-depression-research-clinic or call us at 646-774-8668.
To listen to any of our previous episodes on assorted psychiatry topics such as child and adolescent mental health, OCD, eating disorders or substance abuse please go to blogtalkradio.com/columbiapsychiatrynyspi
This is one program you can't afford to miss. Few things frighten us more than dementia and Alheimers Disease, so education is so important in providing facts and support for the families and victims.
Today we will see this disease through the eyes of an inspiring caregiver and later in a panel discussion with a very generous and caring expert, as well as with our own co-hosts, award-winning authors Mark H. Newhouse and Lois Podoshen and our program coordinator, Pat Jocelyn
Pat was a caregiver for her mother and has extensively researched the subject.
As for a change in pace, we return to our adventurer who traveled across North America in an RV. We'll also have some fun discussing women's self image.
Our contact form can be found on our web site at http://www.boomersplusradio.com. Let us know if you have a subject that you'd like to have discussed on this program where only adult is spoken.
Alexander "Sandy" Halperin, will join us today to share his story of being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and now raising awareness as an "National Advisor on the Early Stage Advisory Group," for the Alzheimer's Association. Sandy, was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer’s disease in 2010 at the age of 60. As a member of the national 2012 Early-Stage Advisory Group, Sandy hopes to bring awareness to what he calls “invisible illnesses” or medical problems that may not be readily seen by others. His goal is to speak on behalf of patients dealing with a cognitive impairment such as Alzheimer’s or dementia to a variety of audiences.
We would love to hear your questions and concerns by joining us live. Alzheimer's Association contact Informtion: www.Alz.Org 24/7 Helpline: 1-800-272-3900
ALZConnected™: www.alzconnected.orgALZConnected™, is the 1st social networking community designed for people livingand dealing with Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's Navigator™: www.alzheimersnavigator.org Alzheimer’s Association Alzheimer’s Navigator™ is a free, online tool to help caregivers and people with dementia evaluate their needs, identify action steps and connect with local programs and services.
Nutritionist Cynthia Smith and MTHFR Support's advocate Sterling Hill are going to host a show about the ''Alzheimer's gene'' to discuss it's role in fat and cholesterol metabolism.
We will also have a special guest with us who has managed to lower his elevated cholesterol levels without using pharmaceutical drugs.
Nutritionist Cynthia Smith and our guest, James will explain how diet can have a HUGE impact on your cholesterol levels not to mention your overall health.
15 Minutes of Fame: One Photo Does Wonders To Bring You Both Back to Solid Ground
Empowering Caregivers of Those With Alzheimer's
Join host Tami Neumann as she sits down in conversation with author Tryn Rose Seley to talk abut her book 15 Minutes of Fame.
Being a caregiver to someone with Alzheimer's diseae can be difficult and frustrating, sometimes leaving you tired and feeling alone. Tryn will help guide us in how we can reach the person with Alzheimer's through photos. Tryn will share how photos can help you to connect, develop trust and accomplish the tasks at hand with greater ease.
Tryn Rose Seley is a professional caregiver, photographer and sought after musician. She grew up with a brother with special needs, which helped form her sensitivity to those who can't say who they are.
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The world has gotten to know her as recording artist Tiny's mom (and T.I.'s Mother-In-Law), but Dianne Pope is so much more than that. She stops by Conversations LIVE to talk about life in the spotlight, the issue of race and how her personal journey with losing her husband to Alzheimer's Disease has inspired her to help others.
Welcome to Alzheimer's Speaks Radio where we love having an open conversation with everyone who is dealing with the disease. Please call in live at (714) 364-4757to ask a question or share a thought or use the chat box to communicate with us.
Our first guests are Charles Ramat, Co-Chief Executive Officer and Dan Alkon, PhD., Neurotrope, Chief Scientific Officer and from Neurotrope. We will be discussing Alzheimer’s disease treatment challenges and Neurotrope's development of bryostatin, their partnerships and minimally invasive, diagnostic biomarker analysis system.
Visit Neurotrope's website
During our second hour we will listen to Michael & Shari Ellenbogen's Speech at NAPA (National Alzheimer's Project Act). After we will discuss your thoughts and talk with Michael on how their speeches were received. We would love for you to join the conversation.
For more information on dementia and caregiving check out Alzheimer's Speaks website.
Join Partners in Health & Biz talk show host Gail Dixon as we discuss the latest medical news from Dr. Oz and Dr. David Perlmutter about the connection between carbohydrates and alzheimer's disease, during the first half of our show.
In the second half and hour we discuss the latest marijuana news - medical and recreational marijuana.
Call into the studio with your questions and /or comments and sign into the chat room to share your opinions.
The first hour of the show we will have OPEN MIC. We hope you will join the conversation as we beleive it is important to hear everyone's voice. Call in or use the chat box to let us kow your thoughts, questions or comments.
Stephen Hoag, PhD, will join us the second half of our show. He was raised in Wallingford, Connecticut, and has been a teacher and education administrator for almost 40 years. He is a husband, father, brother, friend, teacher, coach and son, but his journey turned when he become a care partner for his mother. Today he will share his story and tell us about his book, "A Son's Handbook - Bringing Up Mom with Alzheimer's/Dementia."
A Son’s Handbook is the ten-year journey of a son as he cared for his mother with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
Compelled by the love for his mother, author Stephen W. Hoag provides a tender, dramatic and often humorous account of the unforgettable years he shared with his mother as they faced the difficulties associated with her disease. His chronicled anecdotes and articulated moments will bring comfort to family members and care givers who must complete the daily tasks and overcome the obstacles accompanying the care of those afflicted with this illness.
Contact Dr Hoag Purchase his book
For more resources check out Alzheimer's Speaks Website.
Come and join the conversation!
Today Alzheimer's Speaks Radio chats with two brilliant individuals touching hearts and lives. Join the conversation by calling in or using the chat box.
Our first guest will be Nader Shabahangi a licensed psychotherapist and Cofounder of AgeSong. His multicultural background has fueled his passion for becoming an advocate and for creating programs with the purpose of caring more comprehensively for elders. He has written several books. Two I will mention are "Deeper into the Soul" and "Conversations with Ed."
Our second guest will be Mary Turner-Archer of Breath Of Life, Creative Arts. Once a Performer she is now a Transformer of Lives. She combines her knowledge of Brain Science, Music and Dance. You can reach Mary by phone 760-296-3347 or email.
For additional resources on dementia and caregiving check out Alzheimer's Speaks where you can get to our blog, the Dementia Chats webinar series, our resource directory, the YouTube channel and more.
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