Speakers at Community Meetings and Library Presentations

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Legal & Financial Considerations for Long Term Care

Speakers were:  Donna S. Harkness, JD, Professor of Clinical Law at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and Director of the Elder Law Clinic; and JD Candidates, Scott Marston, BA; Matthew Bradsher, BBA; and Zachary Coleman, BBA

Legal and Financial Considerations for Long Term Care March 2018 download as: pdf or ppp

Long Term Care Insurance download as: pdf or ppp

Medicare for Clinics download as: pdf or ppp

What Is Long Term Care and How Much? download as: pdf or ppp

Precilla Bobo, BS, Lead Information and Assistance Specialist for the Choices Program, Aging Commission of the Mid-South and Sue Stevens, MSW, LCSW, Retired Chief, Social Work Service, VA Medical Center, Memphis

Resources for Managing Care at Home - Services that are available for older or disabled adults and for veterans who need in-home care. It covered TennCare, Medicare, Veterans's Benefits and Hospice.

Part 1 - 9 minutes - Soft Audio

Part 2 - 47 minutes - Audio Louder

Mary Ann Capocaccia, RN, BPS, MSN, CPHQ. Parish Nurse and Retired Nursing Home Administrator and Marlene Siegel, MSW, LAPSW, Administrator, Ave Maria Home & certified Long Term Care surveyor

Deciding on a Nursing Home, Assisted Living or an Independent Living Community

Mary Ann Capocaccia Audio

Marlene Siegel Audio

Susan Crowson, Program Manager at Baptist Memory Care Center. With almost 10 years’ experience specializing in memory diseases, Susan has developed systematic approaches to recognizing and identifying loss and behaviors due to dementia.

Early Onset Dementia - Signs, Symptoms and Treatment

Susan Crowson Audio

Sherry White, RN, BSN, BSW, is the Community Health Educator for Crossroads Hospice, where she has worked for 10 years. Before coming to Crossroads, she worked in geriatric nursing and social work for 17 years.

End-of-Life Care for People with End-Stage Liver Disease

Sherry White Audio


Patty Williams, MS, is a family caregiver who helped her parents navigate the hospital system. Emily Fox-Hill, PhD, RN, cared for her mother at home and was health care agent for a friend living in a nursing home. Sherry White, RN, BSN, BSW, is the Community Health Educator for Crossroads Hospice and a family caregiver.

Journeys In Caregiving: Personal Stories and Resources

Patty Williams Audio

Emily Fox-Hill Audio

Sherry White Audio

Dr. Shade teaches Philosophy at Rhodes College. NOTES on Dr. Shade's presentation entitled "Hope and Meaning Near the End of Life"