Dr. Rebecca Elon, director of the Lorien Columbia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, will also be speaking.
Avadian’s books include:
- Drive North in Your Career
- Finding the Joy in Alzheimer’s: Caregivers Share the Joyful Times
- Finding the Joy in Alzheimer’s: When Tears Are Dried with Laughter
- “Where’s My Shoes?”: My Father’s Walk Through Alzheimer’s
The event posting I saw gave this description of the speakers:
Rebecca Elon, MD
The Absence of Presence: Lessons from American Medicine
Dr. Rebecca Elon is the founding medical director of Erickson Health Howard County (EHHC). The outpatient offices of EHHC are housed within the Lorien Columbia Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where Dr. Elon has served as medical director since 2006.
Brenda Avadian, MA
Finding the JOY in Caregiving: When Tears are Dried with Laughter
Brenda Avadian, The Caregiver’s Voice, is a spokesperson and advocate for caregivers and their loved ones with dementia. An eight-book author, she offers sprinkles of JOY from her own experiences caring for her father with Alzheimer’s. For caregiving information, please visit thecaregiversvoice.com.
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