Best caregivers podcasts we could find (Updated May 2018)
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Our network features the voices of those who care. We share stories, perspectives and insights about the Caregiving experience.
 
Caregivers Speak! Is the first LIVE online support group created by and for caregivers. Moderated by Margery Pabst, eCareDiary’s caregiving expert and author of Enrich Your Caregiving Journey, it airs live on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 2:00pm EST. Each month three caregivers share personal perspectives and what worked for them during a specific challenge. During the last 10 minutes of the program, you are invited to participate with questions or comments.Empowering Family Caregivers a ...
 
Your Guide To Avoiding Burnout & Surviving Grief
 
The show is about the Delaney Family that is caregiving for someone with dementia. My mother has had dementia for two years now, and I 'm hoping that this podcast will help someone how's in the same situation. Also, I may talk about my feeling on a lot of things like religion, politics. So basically the show is a little bet on everything that we do and get into as a Family.
 
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Caregiver Stress
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Caregivers need care, too. In this Family Caregiver Training Video Series, certified senior advisor Mary Alexander, from Home Instead Senior Care, shares valuable information for anyone who is caring for an elderly person – whether that person is a parent, other relative, or a friend. For each topic you’ll learn helpful tips to overcome challenges and be provided with resources to make your family caregiving responsibilities a rewarding and loving experience. The Family Caregiver Training Vi ...
 
"Care for Caregivers" explores the unexpected odyssey of caring for a loved one in the final stages of life. Produced by Inez Odom, the podcast features Laura Mary Robinson and Dr. Laura Mosqueda, a gerontologist. Join them as they discuss a personal experience and offer advice to others. The podcast is presented as 17 short chapters, organized to enable easy searching for topics.
 
Caregiver/Storyteller is a storytelling podcast about Alzheimer's and dementia caregiving. Every caregiver has a story to tell. Chris Doucette interviews caregivers to learn how they became caregivers, the ups and downs of their journey, and how they've changed as a result. Other podcasts teach. Through confessional storytelling, Caregiver/Storyteller helps listeners understand the first-person reality of what caregiving is actually like. While all caregiving stories convey a sense of loss, ...
 
Hi! This is Jen. This is an introduction to my new channel/podcast where I will be covering what it’s like to be a caregiver for my partner who is terminally ill. The ups and the downs. The tears and the laughs. My truth. Our truth. Living in the positive, while being real about the negative. Thank you for watching/listening! ❤️
 
From PTSD to Post-Traumatic Growth: The Thousand Lifetimes
 
Talking Care: A Caregiving Journey is a show about family caregiving and the issues and decisions caregivers face while supporting a loved one or friend.Talking Care is brought to you by Saint Elizabeth, Canada's leader in home and community care.
 
Hope Through Knowledge with Zoë A. Lewis, M.D., is Talk Radio For Caregivers. This dynamic thirty minute talk show brings the experts on care giving right to you. Dr. Zoe Lewis interviews the top authors and experts from around the country. Guests are recognized for their contributions to care giving, aging, eldercare, and alternative wellness strategies that you can't afford to miss. 65 million Americans are caregivers and with more than 16 years of hospital-based medicine, a private practi ...
 
Timeless tips, advice, and support for family caregivers of elder loved ones.
 
Toula Wootan is a nationally recognized caregiver and caregiver advocate. Her show offers advice, counseling and care. Guests include national experts and caregiving celebrities.
 
Sharing the tools domestic violence caregivers need to overcome the challenges of compassion fatigue and burnout.
 
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Caregiver's Bistro
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Straight Talk to help you provide compassionate care.Ideas, stories, tips, checklists, forms, resources and more.We are all caring for someone.
 
A doctor-approved resource on brain health for people with neurologic disorders and their caregivers.
 
Kim Shea, caregiving expert and guest aging/caregiving experts take live calls from caregivers to answer your questions about aging in place, stress management, guilt, anger, safety. We want to show listeners they are not alone in their caregiving problems and provide advice.
 
Caring for aging parents or other loved ones while working, raising children, and trying to live your own life? Wondering how to find the time for your personal health & happiness? Welcome to the Happy Healthy Caregiver podcast. The show where real family caregivers share how to be happy and healthy while caring for others.Host and Certified Caregiving Consultant, Elizabeth Miller shares her stories and content and also talks with others who are either current or former family caregivers. Re ...
 
Monarch Senior Care Podcast Home
 
Did you know that 43 million working people in the U.S. are balancing the demands of their jobs with caring for an aging loved one or child who needs extra support? Did you also know that most employee caregivers — 20% of your company’s workforce — suffer in silence and will never mention their caregiving status to you, their employer? It’s time to address the national caregiving crisis, its impact on your company’s bottom line, and the competitive edge a caregiving-friendly workplace provid ...
 
This podcast is a supplement to the Caregiver Hints blog at www.caregiverhints.com. The podcast will focus on providing an audio transcription of blog posts but may also provide its own unique content.Take care of yourself, as well as others.
 
Learn about the ups and downs and lessons learned while starting a tech startup. Learn with Bethanie as she learns how to identify her market, marketing, social media, website, email list building, growth hacking, crowdfunding and that just the first few months. Oh, and did we mention that Bethanie is doing all of this while juggling a demanding family life as a wife, mom, caregiver, and full time employee? Join Bethanie as she builds her company, Memnto, from scratch. Bethanie’s mother's li ...
 
Family Of a Vet is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans and their families learn how to cope with PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder), TBI (traumatic brain injury) and life after combat through real-world, plain language education and resources for heroes, families, and communities.
 
The Alzheimer’s Podcast with Mike Good of Together in This is your number one resource for practical tips and insights; empowering you and your family to live well with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia.
 
Podcast hosted by nationally-recognized expert on Medicare, Jae W Oh, MBA CFP CLU ChFC, author of top-rated, top-selling book on Medicare, Maximize Your Medicare. Subscribe to the YouTube channel and check out the book at www.maximizeyourmedicare.com
 
Voice Aerobics is hosted by Mary Spremulli, a speech-language pathologist and blogger. Mary and guests will talk about issues affecting people living with Parkinsons and other neurogenic conditions. Learn more and live well.
 
Resources for Family Caregivers of Older Adults
 
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AlzheimersQ
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Alzheimer’s disease instructs us as to the true nature of human dignity
 
Chronicles of Nannya is a resource podcast meant to help connect and inspire nannies from around the world. Every week we cover a new activity, issue or aspect of nannying in the hopes that you can use the information with your little ones! Nannying is hard work, but the rewards are endless! Thank you for all your support!
 
Raising 'Rents (parents) podcast show will give you everything you need to take care of your aging parents or an aging adult. It will inspire, educate and support through stories and experiences shared by those who have cared for an aging adult or is one themself!
 
"Transition Aging Parents" is a free radio show created and hosted by Dale Carter, founder of TransitionAgingParents.com. This show will focus on issues of caregiving, family communication, financial and estate issues, respite options, and first-person stories by older adults.
 
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AlzheimersIQ
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The disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and disproportionally impacts minorities and women. Two out of three Alzheimer's patents are women.
 
Affectionately known as ‘The Bow Tie Guy’, Chris MacLellan brings his pragmatic approach to life after caregiving with his radio program "Healing Ties.""Healing Ties" is a show about how we create "Healing Ties" in our life and in our community. The show focuses on the four pillars of life: our Mental, Physical, Spiritual, and Financial health, and how we create good health, happiness, and prosperity around us. Join us for conversations with special guest from cross the county as we tie toge ...
 
Educational and support information for parents, caregivers, and advocates of transgender youth
 
The relationship with our parents is probably the most complicated one we’ll have and yet no one ever teaches us how to navigate it, especially when our parents get old. People with Parents is the personal story telling/interview podcast where we can talk about, figure out, and laugh about the role reversal and ever-changing relationship between adult children and their parents. - Created by Leighann Lord
 
Just a Parent Here Myself is a monthly podcast exploring the lives of parents through anonymous interviews. These discussions reveal the private realities of people who are making their way through the challenges, disorientations, and delights of parenting. The demands of this role can create personal, social, and financial disruptions - things are usually considered private and are downplayed or glossed over in society. Interviewees are given the option to remain anonymous in order to allow ...
 
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Virtual Alzheimers
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Cognitive psychology is a branch of psychology that investigates internal mental processes such as problem solving, memory, and language.
 
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Virtual Alzheimers
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Cognitive psychology is a branch of psychology that investigates internal mental processes such as problem solving, memory, and language.
 
"Awakening" boldly investigates the steps that heroic people everywhere are taking to meet the effects of the current economic and social crisis in daily life. These dynamic role models are feeding the homeless, retrieving parents from nursing homes, growing their own food, creating community, radically forgiving, and discovering the miraculous. The Western American author Louis Lamour has said that "There will come a time when you think that everything is ending. But that will be the beginn ...
 
Micheal Pope, CEO, joined ASEB in 1997. She served as Program Director, Director of Development, Executive Director and CEO in 2013. In August 2015, Micheal added being a radio talk show host on Blog Talk radio. Her talk show “Life is a Sacred Journey” is designed to share with caregivers and others the many aspects of aging. Micheal believes that everyone must contribute if change is to come about. Serving on the board and staff of ASEB is one of the greatest highlights of her life, an hono ...
 
Hari Khalsa, MSN, FNP, nurse practitioner and founder of Healthcare Whisperer, a patient advocacy company. Healthcare Whisperer is committed to the belief that every person deserves the best possible access to healthcare and to be treated with dignity, integrity and compassion.
 
Success coaching talk radio. You will not finish the way you started.
 
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Ask A Professional
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Dealing with aging parents? You need answers. Our professionals can help!Our Experts include: Elder Law AttorneyNurses, Certified Senior Advisor,Geriatric Care Managers and Dementia Care Specialists.
 
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Sandra Haymon
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Dr. Sandra W. Haymon, a licensed psychologist, earned her doctorate from Florida State University, and her master's and bachelor's degrees from Troy State University. Dr. Haymon helps individuals learn how to balance the challenges of Retirement & Caregiving. She has appeared on numerous radio and TV programs including ABC's Good Morning America—Sunday, and CBS' Late, Late Night with Tom Snyder. Dr. Haymon's personal story, shared in Baby Boomers—Sandwiched Between Retirement & Caregiving, m ...
 
Keep up with the latest happenings in the autism community with Generation Rescue; where we provide hope, information & immediate treatment assistance to families affected by autism.
 
“Welcome! You are now tuned in to the frequency of palliative care and end of life issues. The 'Journey with Deanna' podcast explores the latest in modalities, therapies, thoughts—anything that will help transform the experience we have with death and dying in the modern world. We explore ancient wisdom, spirituality, bereavement, recovery, innovative treatments, illness, healing, after death issues. I am talking to everyone that has something to say that may help us all to bring peace and c ...
 
Blog & Podcast for people with a chronic health condition
 
Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio™ believes in giving voice to those afflicted with the memory loss and their care partners while empowering them to live purpose filled lives. Our goal is to raise awareness, give hope, and share the real everyday life of living with dementia. We look forward to you joining us for great conversation, learning, and laughter as we maneuver this roller coaster called memory loss.About our Host – Lori La Bey:Memory loss has been part of Lori’s life for over 30 years, ever ...
 
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As we all know, the journey of caregiving is comprised of twists and turns, ups and downs, joys and sorrows. Dealing with the changing landscape is challenging indeed. Perhaps by realizing that everything is temporary, we would be more tolerant of the bad times and more appreciative of the good times. A perspective certainly worthy of considera ...…
 
For those of you who may not know, May is National Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. In Houston, with one of the largest Asian American populations in the United States, that's a pretty big deal. In this Prepare to Care Podcast episode host Marie-Pierre talks to Rogene Calvert. She's a longtime leader in Houston's Asian American Community. ...…
 
Not many of us have the financial security to withstand an unexpected medical event or long-term caregiving. On average, caregivers spend five to ten thousand dollars per year, out-of-pocket, to help their care partners. This can lead to insecurity and significant debt. Consumer debt and bankruptcy attorney, Ryan Singleton, joins Amanda Singlet ...…
 
The VA's caregiver program provides a stipend to family members of disabled vets to provide home health care. NPR revealed numerous VA centers were ejecting hundreds of people from the program.
 
John Francis decided to celebrate the completion of his new garage with some buddies on the night before Father's Day. That celebration grew into an annual event called Father's Eve now celebrated in over 50 cities around the world! Find a Father's Eve event in your city or HOST ONE by visiting https://fatherseve.com/In this episode, John and I ...…
 
What happens when a medical crisis strikes? Confusion, uncertainty, fear? While we can't anticipate the unexpected, we can put a plan in place to help when a medical crisis arises. On this episode of Candid Conversations About Care, The Caregiver Lawyer, Amanda Singleton discuses the important legal documents every caregiver needs to help guide ...…
 
Even though we cannot control life's circumstances, planning and providing support can help provide security and peace, even during times of uncertainty. On this episode of Candid Conversations About Care, Amanda Singleton shares her story about how her Mom's cancer diagnosis lead her from a trial attorney into the role of an advocate as the Ca ...…
 
Anchor lead: Can an app help keep high blood pressure in check? Elizabeth Tracey reportsPeople with high blood pressure who used an app to keep track of their medicines to control the condition didn’t have lower blood pressures than those who didn’t use the app, a recent study found. Seth Martin, a cardiologist at Johns Hopkins, comments.Martin ...…
 
This is our last episode on the types of insecure attachment. These are the two more extreme forms of insecure attachment. We address the characteristics of the parent and child with disorganized attachment and RADS. Trauma, addiction, and abuse often play a part in these two types. These children sit in our classrooms and are often in foster c ...…
 
What is executive functioning? On this episode of the Strength In Words podcast, Ayelet sits down with Renee Peña Lopez, a special education and early childhood educator, to discuss how executive functioning is related to foundational learning and play in early childhood. We got the scoop about how to make play more purposeful to support this i ...…
 
Today’s aging parents have us to care for them in their old age. But what about us? Who will take care of us when we need care? Featured in Episode One of "The Unique Needs of the Older Caregiver, author and mature-market expert Joy Loverde reminds us to GET REAL about the need for planning for caregiving and planning for self-care at the same ...…
 
In this week’s episode of CURE Talks Cancer, we spoke with Matt Lashey, creator and CEO of the chemoWave app, which is designed to manage cancer symptoms and conditions by keeping track of a patient’s overall well-being to understand how their experiences may be related to feeling better or worse during treatment. Matt explains why this app is ...…
 
All interview special includes: Amy Hennesy about medicare kids, Jack Vanderhei and Sara Wiener about retirement, Cindy Baier about caregivers, Major John Adams about the Spartan Race, Cheryl Young with Trulia about housing market, Michael Micheletti about new home buyers, Dr. Len Friedland GSK public health VP…
 
In this caregiver spotlight episode, meet Christopher-Charles Chaney from Tennessee. Christopher is the author of the witty and inspirational "Mama Peaches" book series. Learn more about how Christopher coped with caregiving for his grandmother and his mother and how he integrates self-care into his routine. He also has a great idea to make ask ...…
 
In this caregiver spotlight episode, meet Christopher-Charles Chaney from Tennessee. Christopher is the author of the witty and inspirational "Mama Peaches" book series. Learn more about how Christopher coped with caregiving for his grandmother and his mother and how he integrates self-care into his routine. He also has a great idea to make ask ...…
 
Meet Heather Oglesby , one of our five Family Caregiver of the Year award winners. Heather and the other four winners will be honored during a reception on the evening of November 8 at the Third Annual National Caregiving Conference. Heather is a 45-year old woman who is currently caring for her mother with Alzheimer's. Along with being a careg ...…
 
In this interview, naturopathic physician Carrie Decker, ND, describes some of the actions she takes with patients to help reduce the risk of developing dementia and cognitive decline. Her integrative approach includes nutritional and lifestyle assessment, assessment for common risk factors or other potential exposures, and nutritional suppleme ...…
 
NOTE: This episode could be triggering** This is episode three of our series, together with my colleague Sarah Terwilligar, we continue to discuss elements of our new virtual eating disorder caregiver coaching group program. In this episode we are going to discuss Understanding the Eating Disorder, helping caregivers with understanding, from a ...…
 
70% of people age 65 and older will need Long Term Care at some point in their life. Estimated cost of home health aide is $46K, Adult day care services, $18K, Assisted Living $45K, Skilled Nursing $92K! Amanda Singleton, The Caregiving Lawyer, has a Candid Conversation About Care with family caregiver and Certified Financial Planner Christina ...…
 
In episode 4 I talk with Marty Ramseck about using the Predictive Index Assessment to make better hiring decisions and enhance communication among sales teams. Marty has cultivated 30 years of experience in hands-on sales management and double-digit growth in every one of his ventures. He has worked for companies such as Vintage Senior Living, ...…
 
eCareDiary will speak to Sasha Yakovleva, Co-founder of BreathingCenter.com and an Advanced Breathing Normalization Specialist about why people have breathing difficulties and simple exercises to improve breathing and health.
 
In this episode of Eldercare Illuminated, host Lenore Tracey speaks with social worker and geriatric care manager, Betsy Ross, about how best to communicate with a loved one who has dementia. Betsy shares her years of experience working with caregivers and their loved ones with a dementia diagnosis. From dealing with difficult behavior to allev ...…
 
Meet three of our five Caregiving Visionary Award winners: Bev Foster, Bruce McIntyre, Bev Foster is the founder and executive director of the Room 217 Foundation, a community health arts organization that uses music to change the care experience. Compelled by her own caregiving journey, Bev and her team deliver music care products, programs, a ...…
 
RG AUDIO 051418 Mark 15:33-41 This was the lowest point in Jesus’ ministry: suffering and death on the cross. Mark tells the story in his characteristic, precise way. They wait in anticipation for something, or nothing, to happen. Despite the horrific events unfolding, those who followed Jesus and cared for him were there. They were not able to ...…
 
Join us on our Creation Story Series. Today, we continue days 2 & 3. It's incredible how powerful God is. He simply spoke and tada, plants were created. If God can make the World simply by speaking, then surely He can handle anything we are going through. Please feel free to connect with us and find resources for you, the caregiver, by simply h ...…
 
Welcome to Grandmothers on the Move! I'm your host, Ilana Landsberg-Lewis, and today I was touched and inspired by my conversation with Ms Raydell Lacey, a grandmother - and great-grandmother! - in Chicago, who started a remarkable initiative - Not Before My Parents. She expanded it to include Chess Moves against Violence... I call this Turning ...…
 
Join host, Allison Elkow Lazicky as she talks with Podcaster and Life Casting Coach, Colleen Kavanaugh about leading the care team for her Dad, a prominent leader, and business owner in the community. Colleen touches on themes of dignity, respect, what to share and how to word it when dealing with dementia issues. She also shares some great tip ...…
 
Join host, Allison Elkow Lazicky as she talks with Podcaster and Life Casting Coach, Colleen Kavanaugh about leading the care team for her Dad, a prominent leader, and business owner in the community. Colleen touches on themes of dignity, respect, what to share and how to word it when dealing with dementia issues. She also shares some great tip ...…
 
Let’s be honest. The journey of caregiving can be stressful for everyone involved. Caring for family members or friends can be physically, emotionally, financially, spiritually, and psychosocially. And similarly, being cared for by family members and friends can be stressful. Stress is an inherent part of the journey of caregiving. So, we are w ...…
 
Marshall Swenson and Dean Fixsen discuss Marshall's experience working with MST.Marshall E. Swenson, MSW, MBA is a Consultant for New Program Development at MST Services where he has worked since it’s inception in 1996. Two years prior to that he was an MST Expert at Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC, the home of MST resear ...…
 
Legendary all-American frontman and guitarist Mark Farner was the engine that pulled the original Grand Funk Railroad to the top of the charts, and today he’s a platinum recording artist 30 times over. At age 69, Farner commands the stage with the same intensity and outpouring of love as he did at 20 during the summer of ’69, and his fans are s ...…
 
Experts are urging the government to increase parental leave payments in order to encourage more men to stay home and care for their children while their partner works. Mark Henaghan is an Otago University law professor and expert in child-related law. He told Hamish Cardwell during an Insight investigation into stay-at-home fathers that the ge ...…
 
At the end of a lengthy and arduous journey of caregiving, many caregivers areemotionally, physically, and spiritually exhausted. And sadly, many are also financiallyspent. Just as we are wise to prepare to care, we must also consider what is to bedone at the end of the journey. How do we regain our own sense of health andwell-being and learn h ...…
 
At the end of a lengthy and arduous journey of caregiving, many caregivers areemotionally, physically, and spiritually exhausted. And sadly, many are also financiallyspent. Just as we are wise to prepare to care, we must also consider what is to bedone at the end of the journey. How do we regain our own sense of health andwell-being and learn h ...…
 
At the end of a lengthy and arduous journey of caregiving, many caregivers areemotionally, physically, and spiritually exhausted. And sadly, many are also financiallyspent. Just as we are wise to prepare to care, we must also consider what is to bedone at the end of the journey. How do we regain our own sense of health andwell-being and learn h ...…
 
What do Maria Shriver, Leeza Gibbons, Marcia Gay Harden, and Nancy Reagan have in common? They all cared for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease. Often just called “Alzheimer’s,” it is the most common form of dementia, a progressive disease which causes a decline in thinking, memory, and language skills. It is associated with physical decline a ...…
 
Caretaking others - sounds good right? We are supposed to be kind to others when they fall… right? But what is the difference between Caretaking and Kindness? There is a huge difference. While it can be good that we are taking care of the ones we love, it can create another kind of crisis. Did you know that the stress of caregiving can take act ...…
 
The 2018 Warriors to Lourdes Pilgrimage for Non-Wounded, Wounded, Ill or Injured Military Personnel during the 60th Annual International Military Pilgrimage will take place May 15-22, 2018. The theme for the 60th PMI is Pacem in Terris (Peace on Earth). The pilgrimage, sponsored by the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA (AMS), and the K ...…
 
Ever consider who are the important women who have influenced who you are today and inspire you to live your best life? Host Elizabeth Miller shares her list of leading ladies and why they hold an important place in her heart and in her life.
 
Not many of us have the financial security to withstand an unexpected medical event or long-term caregiving. On average, caregivers spend five to ten thousand dollars per year, out-of-pocket, to help their care partners. This can lead to insecurity and significant debt. Consumer debt and bankruptcy attorney, Ryan Singleton, joins Amanda Singlet ...…
 
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