For the latest speaking engagements, please refer to the Events Calendar.

Book LAUREN to Speak

LAUREN is available for speaking engagements to employers and groups with interest among their population in the topic of dementia and caring for aging loved ones. Please use the Contact Form and provide detailed information in “Message” regarding anything you feel LAUREN should know before replying to your inquiry.

Topics LAUREN can speak on are related to, “The Many Dimensions of Dementia.” Topics include:

The Many Dimensions of Dementia:

    • Acknowledging the Elephant in the Room
    • My Aging Parent: What’s Normal, What’s Not
    • Step Into My Reality
    • Communicating With Your Loved One with Dementia
    • When Dementia is Part of Life
    • Wire Your Brain for Happiness
    • The What and Why of Care Management
    • The Amazing Brain
    • Dashing Through Dementia (a winter holiday presentation)

Talk to LAUREN about your next event by calling (310) 383-1877 or emailing at lauren@familyconnectcare.com

Dementia Care Education

Is it Good to Work with a Placement Agency?

We often get asked “Is it better to work with a placement agency that has contracts with all local homes and communities, because they’re completely unbiased?” Traditional placement agencies do not have contracts with all local homes and communities. Facilities,...

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Care Management Before and After Placements

Family Connect Care provides transitional care management throughout and after placement In all placements, our goal is to get it right the first time. Moving is a stressful experience, even more so for the elderly and memory-impaired, so we do our best to achieve the...

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Transitional Care Placements at No Cost

Family Connect Care provides transitional care management before placement, at no additional cost to the family. Placement is only rarely a simple process. Every facility is different, as is each person needing care, so it’s critically important to match the two...

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Ten Early Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s

Dementia and Alzheimer’s are often confused as being the same, but they’re not. Dementia describes a set of symptoms that include degraded memory, reasoning, and thinking. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes dementia, but dementia can also be caused by other...

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The Older Person – What’s Not Normal?

Warning Signs and Red Flags Deteriorating hygiene or appearance Erratic or inappropriate behavior changes Increasing confusion or disorientation Depression with tearfulness, loss of appetite Signs of insufficient nutrition, dehydration, or weight loss Inability to...

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When More Care Was Needed

LAUREN and her entire team are Angels on earth! They are caring, competent and knowledgeable…which made the last few years of our Father’s life comfortable for him and for us. Venturing into caring for our aging father was not something we as a family had been...

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