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Caregiver Podcast

21
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.

16
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.

15
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. 

 

29
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.

28
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.

20
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.

15
Dec 2017

Interview with Author Joan Jackson - Just in Time

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

20
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.

 

19
Nov 2017

Thought Leader Interview Eric Bustillo

Gsry Barg interviews Eric Bustello about important financial information every caregiver needs to know.

Eric I. Bustillo currently serves as the Regional Director of the Miami Regional Office ("MIRO") of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"). As Regional Director, he is responsible for leading the functions of the MIRO, including the supervision of the office's Enforcement and Examination programs, which jurisdiction covers the States of Florida, Mississippi, and Louisiana, as well as the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The MIRO employs numerous professionals, including attorneys, accountants, and examiners, as well as support personnel who are assigned to these programs.

16
Nov 2017

Author Interview: Caroline Sheppard

Gary Barg talks with Caroline Sheppard about her new book, When Family Calls: Finding Hope in the Chaos of Long-Distance Caregiving

Caroline H. Sheppard, MSW tells her story of how she answered the critical calls to help five different family members over fifteen years, including the emotional caregiving challenges, tips, and gifts, involved with long distance oversight of care.