32nd Annual Caregiver Conference

Shining a Light on Dementia Issues

A big thank you to everyone that helped make our 32nd Annual Caregiver Conference: Shining a Light on Dementia Issues a success!

Read below for a recap of our Key Note Speakers and links to learn more about them!

Maria Wellisch, RN, LNFA

Maria Wellisch, RN, LNFA

vice president of corporate and community education at Morningside Ministries Senior Living Communities

Topic:
Intimacy issues that arise when someone has dementia

Heather McKay

Heather McKay

licensed occupational therapist and dementia care specialist, consultant, and international trainer/speaker

Topic:
What’s Dementia and What’s NOT

Marigrace Becker, MSW

Marigrace Becker, MSW

Program Manager of Community Education and Impact, UW Memory and Brain Wellness Center

Topic:
Momentia

Dr. Marci L. Hardy, PhD

Dr. Marci L. Hardy, PhD

Director of Health Sciences ADx Healthcare, Blogger

Topic:
Answers for Alzheimer’s

Adrienne Doucette

Adrienne Doucette

educator, caregiver for clients with dementia, and Hospice volunteer

Topic:
ACP+D
Advanced Care Planning for Dementia

Denise Weeks

Denise Weeks

Advance Care Planning facilitator

Topic:
ACP+D
Advanced Care Planning for Dementia