Alzheimer's Speaks Radio - Lori La Bey

Alzheimer's Speaks Radio - Lori La Bey

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio is about "Sound Information, Not Sound Bites." We are true talk radio with a mission to raise all voices around the world - big and small. From, a person diagnosed with a form of dementia or MCI, to family and friends, care partners, authors, researchers, support services, education, entertainment, advocacy work, to technology platforms, devices and support; all voices are welcome to have an interesting and respectful conversation with our host Lori La Bey. Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio launched in 2011, and believe it is the first radio show in the world dedicated to dementia. Our goal is to give people solid information and ideas, raise dementia awareness and connect people around the globe. In doing so, our audience has told us Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio: *Gives them hope and strength while increasing their knowledge base. *Makes them feel they are part of a community that truly understands the big and small needs of dementia. *Helps them understand the real everyday life of living with dementia. *Assists them to live graciously with or alongside dementia through tips and tools which are easy to implement and improve dementia care. *Provides them with ideas to tap into, to develop or improve services, products and tools for dementia care. *Directs them to clinical trials pushing research forward. *Creates a needed network of a variety of resources for those dealing with dementia. *Gives individuals and companies a platform to reach a large targeted audience. Be a Guest on Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio. Do you have a story about dementia or caregiving to tell? How about a project you are working on, or a product, service, or tool to help those dealing with Alzheimer’s disease and/or other types of dementia? Contact Lori La Bey if you would like to discuss being a guest: Lori@AlzheimersSpeaks.com Main Website wwwAlzheimersSpeaks.com

Episodes

May 6, 2021 60 min
Lori La Bey will be talking with Dr. Daniel Gibbs who is one of 5.8 million Americans living with the disease.  The difference here is that Dr Gibbs, a neurologist, had spent twenty-five years caring for patients with Alzheimer’s disease and then realized that he himself might have the disease, even though no official diagnosis or serious signs of cognitive decline have yet occurred? How did he come to that conclusion?  Dr Gibbs wi...
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                  Today’s show is live and as always you are invited to call in and ask your questions or make comments at 323-870-4602. Lori La Bey will be talking with Leen Kawas, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Athira Pharma, a late clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing small molecules to restore neuronal health and stop neurodegeneration.  Joining them will be Doctor Anton Porsteinsson, wh...
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Lori La Bey will be talking with team members from Emerald Crest Memory Care, which is a ministry of Cassia. Lori will chat with Christine Drasher - Admissions & Marketing Director, Jenny LaVoi - Director of Cognitive Care Program, Sarah Ziegler - Occupational Therapist, and Heidi Maes - a family member whose loved one lives at Emerald Crest.  They will share their “Emerald Model” of care supporting those with dementia and thei...
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Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio has partnered with the RSVL A/D to provide resource information for caregivers and people living with dementia during the pandemic. This is our 2nd series on the topic of caring and coping during the pandemic. Dementia Research during the Pandemic - COVID and Cognition Our guest today on Alzheimer's Speaks Radio is William H. Frey II, Ph.D. who is the Senior Research Director in the Center for Memory ...
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Today show is live and as always you are invited to call in and ask your questions or make comments. Lori La Bey will be talking with Dr. Krystal L. Culler, the Founder of the Virtual Brain Health Center. She is a Doctor of Behavioral Health, a social gerontologist, and a Senior Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health with Global Brain Health Institute at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.? Join us for an interesting conversation ...
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Saturday – April 24th, 2021 –?11am ET, 10am CT, 9am MT, 8am PT, 4pm London, 5pm South Africa & 1am on the following day in?Australia AEST Today Lori La Bey talks Mr. Yasuyuki Ota, who has run an architectural design office since 1986.? He is the CEO of Urban Greenery, Inc. which he launched in 2020 and is a member of the Japan Institute of Architects and the Japan Construction Management Association.? It was?a true privilege ...
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Lori La Bey talks with Megan Byers, who has developed policies and training curricula, monitored legislative sessions, and educated stakeholders on issues of adult maltreatment and dementia. Joining Megan is Maggi Miller, the Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of South Carolina where she manages the South Carolina Alzheimer’s Disease Registry. Dr. Miller’s research int...
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The Bitove Method - Change the Way the World sees Memory Loss and Dementia Lori La Bey talks with Jennifer Hicks a creative movement artist and Speech-Language Pathologist and Kristin Bartlett the Artistic Project Manager of The Bitove Method. Listen in or join the conversation as we discuss the Bitove Method and how it is helping so many people.  The Bitove Method is an arts-based program that focus is on relational care.  Learn ...
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Call in and join the conversation at:  323-870-4602 Today Lori La Bey talks with our friend and past guest Susan H. McFadden, who is known around the world for her cutting-edge work in dementia care.  Today we will discuss her new book; Dementia-Friendly Communities: Why We Need Them and How We Can Create Them.  This will be a live sho, so feel free to call in with your questions or comments. Call in and join the conversation at:...
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Today Lori La Bey talks with Tony Dearing a journalist who writes about brain health and prevention of dementia.  We will focus on Mild cognitive Impairment (MCI), how it differs from other dementia’s, and why it’s important to understand what you are dealing with, and Tony’s book, I Want My Mind Back."   Feel free to call in and join the conversation at 323-870-4602. Contact Tony Dearing:     Email     Website        Tony’s ...
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Lori La Bey talks with Tracey Lawrence the founder of Grand Family Planning and best-selling author of “Dementia Sucks.” Tracey will discuss how she survived caregiving for two parents who were diagnosed with dementia.  I think you will find Tracey’s unique perspective on the challenges of staying productive under pressure.  She will share some tips with us today, but you can also reach out to her for speaking, coaching, and traini...
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Alzheimer's Speaks Radio - Shifting dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time by raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites since 2011. Call in and Talk with us (323) 870-4602 Lori La Bey talks with Cathy Braxton the founder of Improv4Caregivers, a site which offers a variety of support to those who care.  Today we are going to talk with Cathy about the importance o...
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Lori La Bey talks with Susanne White, the founder of Caregiver Warrior. Susanne will share some of her experiences, and how she found strength and hope to survive the caring journey with grace and empowerment.  Call in and Talk with us (323) 870-4602   Contact at Susanne White: Website:Caregiverwarrior.com Twitter: @caregivewarrior Facebook: Caregiver Warrior Instagram: Caregiver Warrior   Contact Lori La Bey with ques...
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Open Mic on Alzheimer's Speaks Radio - Come Join the Conversation!  Tell Us What Ties You to Dementia?  Call in and Tells Us Your Story or About Your Product, Service or Tool.  We Discuss Everything Dementia. Join Alzheimer's Speaks Radio today on Open Mic as we shift dementia care from crisis to comfort around the world one episode at a time.  We love raising all voices and delivering sounds news, not just sound bites!  S...
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Today Lori La Bey talks with colleague and friend Kari Berit who has been known for here work in the Caregiver field for ages.  Today we are going to discuss shame its relationship to Alzheimer’s disease & other dementias. We will learn how to stay S.A.N.E. when caring for another. Come join us as we have a fun, honest, and informative conversation, that will help you on your own caring journey. Contact Kari Berit          Em...
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On this show, Lori La Bey talks with Marilyn Raichle, the Executive Director of Maude’s Awards, along with Reverend Dr. Nicole Chilivis, a recipient of on of their awards in 2020.  Learn about the application process which just opened and will run through May 15th.  The winners will be announced in October of 2021. Call in and join the conversation at:  323-870-4602 Contact Our Guests: Website:  www.MaudesAwards.org Nicole’s We...
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Today Lori La Bey talks Laurette Klier the founder of Nana’s Books who shares the beautiful adult book series she has developed for those living with dementia.  The series has exquisite artwork and prose which provide a wonderful and natural engagement point to create joyful moments.  Learn about this fantastic resource and the types of books available.  Contact Laurette Klier with Nana's Books Website          Email         ...
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Today Lori La Bey talks with Pam Ostrowski who is an Alzheimer’s family consultant, speaker, and Author of the book:  It’s Not That Simple – Helping Families Navigate the Alzheimer’s Journey.  She has been through a 14-year Alzheimer’s journey with her own mother. She knows what it's like to make those tough decisions and learned from mistakes she made and has become stronger for that process. Listen in or call in and get some ...
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Lori La Bey Talks with Dr. Kelli A. Uitenham, a nationally certified speech language pathologist. She is the owner of Serenity Speech Therapy, a private tele-practice company. Dr. Uitenham is a medical speech language pathologist who specializes in young adult, adult, and geriatric populations, treating articulation, cognitive, swallowing, fluency, and voice deficits. Dr Uitenham has worked in skilled nursing, assisted living, and...
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Today Lori La Bey talks Miya Adout the Founder of Miya Music Therapy. Miya is a Certified Music Therapist and specializes in working with seniors with dementia & Alzheimer's disease. Let’s learn together about the power of Music Therapy. Call in and join the conversation at:  323-870-4602 Contact Miya Adout Website        Email        FaceBook       Instagram: @miyamusictherapy    Contact Lori La Beywith questions ...
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