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The Words We Use

  • Broadcast in Caregiving
Denise Brown

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Denise and her guest, Jacqueline Boyd, discuss the words we use to describe our situations. For instance, does "adult orphan" effectively describe a situation? We'll talk about the words used during a caregiving experience and how we find the words that fit.

About Jacqueline
Jacqueline brings passion and expertise to the field of aging and LGBTQ+ advocacy.  A dynamic speaker, facilitator and entrepreneur, Jacqueline is the owner of The Care Plan. The Care Plan (www.the-care-plan.com) is the country's first LGBTQ+ centered care management company.  The Care Plan’s innovative model of client directed care provides advocacy, care navigation and advance planning for successful aging experiences. Jacqueline is a co-founder of Project Fierce Chicago, an LGBTQ+ youth housing initiative.  Jacqueline has the pleasure of sitting on the advisory board of Pride Action Tank, and the Services Committee for Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly.