Dr. Cheryl Woodson

Seminars for Community Leaders

Are members of your organization squeezed into the Caregiver Sandwich, confused about health resources and decisions, or terrified of suffering the health challenges their seniors face?

 

CAN YOU “SURF THE SILVER TSUNAMI?” —
Preparing For The Babyboomers & Beyond

Seniors and their advocates participate in society based on several factors: demographics, the physical changes associated with both normal aging, and age-related illness, changing social paradigms and ineffective social policy.

 

TO SURVIVE CAREGIVING —
A Daughter’s Experience, a Doctor’s Advice on Finding Hope, Help & Health

Practical information for family caregivers and the professionals who help them give excellent elder care without destroying their own health, finances, and relationships.

 

LOVE AND GRIEF AT THE END OF LIFE
How to work through decisions about End-of-Life care, Advance Directives and Hospice (Adaptable for patients and families, community and professional audiences).

 

DON’T KILL THE MESSAGE, OR THE MESSENGER —
How to Deliver Bad News

Communication strategies for clergy, health care and social service professionals.

 

THE PHYSICIAN USER’S MANUAL —
Stronger Advocacy through Better Communication with Doctors

(Adaptable for community or professional audiences.)

 

DEMENTIA — THE “SLOW WALK HOME”
Discussing the illness, treatment options and impact on caregivers. (Adaptable for professional and community audiences.)