• 2020- Our New Normal: Virtual Caregiver Support Group

    Sheltering in Place with a Loved One can create increased stress. Let's help each other. Join our Virtual Support Group from the comfort of your own home, offered 3 separate times a week during our ever-growing time of need.

    A monthly Support Group for Caregivers (both Professional and Personal) offered on:

    2nd Wednesday of each month at

    7 pm CST (CDT)

    Join a meeting via ezTalks with me.

    Meeting ID: 96669101

    Please click https://www.eztalks.com/j/96669101 to join.

    Or join by telephone, dial:
    United States(Toll)
    View more countries:https://www.eztalks.com/features/audio-conferencing/tel-numbers?id=hdxn8NpBaQWC5d59-DXs8A==

    Best Regards,


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    Cathy Braxton, BA, RBT, CDCS

    Chief Education Officer and Manager

    As the Chief Education Officer, Cathy believes in creating thought-provoking educational content. Her unapologetic style, allows caregivers to dig deep into empathy and provides a safe space for exploration into this important foundational concept for IMPROVe©, Dementia RAW, and the Certified Dementia Communication Specialist Training.


    She is a published author and blogger for The Chicago Tribune and was the Co-Ambassador for the Chicago Chapter of Aging 2.0 2015-2017. Cathy has received her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Illinois and has completed all coursework for her M.A. in Health Psychology and Gerontology Studies. Cathy has spent the past 20 years in the aging industry managing memory care units, directing activity programs, providing case management and service coordination, and facilitating support groups.

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    Understanding the Basics of Dementia.
    Here you will find blogs about the basics of dementia along with 

    September 24, 2019 · Neurologist,Dementia,Perspective,Mental Health,vulnerability
    March 8, 2019 · Mental Health,Diagnosis,Neurologist,Perspective,Acceptance · 1
    May 25, 2018 · DAW2018,Perspective,Empathy,Drive-Thru
    May 24, 2018 · Dementia 101,Improv,Communication,Reasonable Reactions
    May 3, 2018 · Caregiving,NFL Draft,Caregivers,CNA,Empathy
    February 28, 2018 · Memory Care,Nursing Home,Assisted Living,Dementia Care,Supportive Living
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