Caregiving and Family Relationships

Help for Behavioral Health Issues

Dr. Elliott Stein and Charles Symes Dr. Stein, Chief of Geriatric Psychiatry and Charles Symes of Alegre Home Care join us today. Mental health issues affect us when we’re younger, but may go untreated or not recognized. They can get worse over time and then person can also get dementia on top of that. We’ll …

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Diane Judd, Professional Organizer

Final Clean Out of Mom’s House

Diane Judd and My Friend Cheryl! Meet my friend Cheryl – a busy professional and daughter of her 89 year old mom. In 2011 Cheryl began cleaning out her SF childhood home when her mom moved to assisted living. We’ll learn how a single child has been negotiating the ups and downs of this emotional …

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Brian de Vries

How Can American Men Cope with Aging?

Brian de Vries, Ph.D., Professor, Gerontology Program, San Francisco State University This is a unique topic. How do men age without a chip on their shoulder when they can’t do what they used to or don’t have what they always had? Brian de Vries, Ph.D., Professor, Gerontology Program

J. Dietrich Stroeh

Three Months, A Caregiving Journey from Heartbreak to Healing

J. Dietrich Stroeh, Author. Three Months, A Caregiving Journey from Heartbreak to Healing If you’re a man providing care to someone, join the growing crowd. Join my guest as he tells the story of this unexpected role, how he coped, and what’s most important to keep in mind as a male caregiver. Three Months, A …

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Mary Twomey

Scams and Shams: Family Ripping Off Elderly Relatives

Mary Twomey, Co-Director National Center for Elder Abuse One can’t be too savvy about avoiding rampant financial abuse scams. Criminals are shrewd and persistent in getting you to part with your money. But did you know that family can also perpetrate a lot of abuse? Learn to protect yourself! www.agelessalliance.org Video of Mary Twomey at …

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