Rebekah Wilson will join Sharon Hall to share resources and discuss how to manage a FTD diagnosis. Sharon cares for her husband, diagnosed with FTD in the fall of 2015, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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).
Rebekah Wilson, MSW, is a dementia care specialist, trainer and aging care coach with fourteen years of experience in elder care services including hospice, home health care, assisted living, and care management. In these arenas, she has used her specialties in teaching, community outreach, marketing, and developing innovative strategies for providing comfort care for seniors and their care partners.
She has presented at local, state, and national conferences as a trainer on Alzheimer’s disease, Frontotemporal Dementia, Behavior Management, Navigating Transitions and other caregiving topics. She serves as a dementia care coach mentoring care partners in developing individualized non-pharmacological interventions and innovative care solutions.