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Caregiver Podcast

Mar 2018

Author Interview with Joan Maxwell Author of Soul Support: Spiritual Encounters at Life’s End

In Soul Support:Spiritual Encounters at Life's End: Memoir of a Hospital Chaplain. Joan shares true stories of people coming to terms--or not--with their final days. It offers intimate, behind-the-scenes accounts of the many ways patients, their families and friends, and hospital staff all deal with death and dying. The book tells not only their stories, but also the chaplain's. It relates how she listened and learned and stumbled and grew.  

Mar 2018

Interview with Sandra Raymond, CEO of the Lupus Foundation of America

Gary Barg interviews Sandra C. Raymond.  She is the Chief Executive Officer of The Lupus Foundation of America, which is devoted to solving the mystery of lupus, a systemic autoimmune disease that occurs when the body's immune system attacks it’s own tissues and organs. Inflammation caused by lupus can affect many different body systems — including joints, skin, kidneys, blood cells, brain, heart and lungs.

Feb 2018

Interview with Marc Agronin, MD

Gary Barg discusses Dr. Agronin's newest book, The End of Old Age: Living a Longer, More Purposeful Life

Marc E. Agronin, M.D., is a board-certified adult and geriatric psychiatrist who currently serves as the Vice President for Behavioral Health and Clinical Research at the Miami Jewish Health Systems, Florida’s largest long-term care provider. He is also an Affiliate Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, and a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association.

Feb 2018

Interview with Johnny Ross, Co-founder and CEO of MedHab

Gary Barg interviews Johnny Ross, Co-founder and CEO of MedHab, which has developed a leading edge solution for our loved ones when we deal with fall protection.

Feb 2018

Interview with Stephen Tweedle

Stephen Tweedle is Licensed Funeral Director and Location Leader for Hiers - Baxley Funeral Services - Ocala, Belleview and TimberRdge.  Gary Barg and Stephen discuss what caregivers need to know about, in regards to their loved ones funeral decisions and how to best celebrate their life and wishes during the service. 


Dec 2017

Interview with Dr. Gayatri Devi

Gary Barg talks with Dr. Gayatri Devi about her new book The Spectrum of Hope.  Dr. Devi has been specializing in dementia and memory loss for more than 20 years.

Dec 2017

Interview with Cheryl Ginnings, Author of It Takes Courage to be a Caregiver

Gary Barg and Cheryl Ginnings talk about her book for caregivers.

Dec 2017

An Interview with Ed Merzlock, Author of As Mom Fades Away

Gary Barg discusses the book As Mom Fades Away with Author Ed Merzlock.

Dec 2017

Interview with Author Joan Jackson - Just in Time

Gary Barg discusses Joan Jackson's new novel Just in Time

Nov 2017

Caregiver Thought Leader: Andrew Parker -Founder & CEO - Papa

Gary Barg interviews Andrew Parker, the Founder & CEO of Papa.

He and his cousin started the company to support a personal need with his grandfather. They recognized the extreme difficulty of managing his daily life and supporting his primary family caregiver. So they built Papa to support him and other seniors throughout the aging journey.

Papa provides on-demand personal assistance and socialization to seniors. Through the Papa mobile app, website, or by texting or calling we connect families to Papa Pals.