You can hear the podcast of tonight’s show right here!  It was awesome! And you can ALSO listen on Apple podcasts right HERE   We were joined from Toronto by Christiana Egi, RN, geriatric and mental health specialist, author, and owner/operator of Alexis Lodges, providing person-center care for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.  Christiana talked about Dementia and her children’s books, including her book, A Rose for Grandma, explaining to children why their grandparent might be acting differently, and she let us know how we can be most helpful to improve the quality of life for loved ones with dementia. Canada’s National Ballet School came into Alexis Lodge to create a documentary about the power of dance for people with dementia.  You can see this lovely short film right here:  Dancer Not Dementia: A Short Film.   Listen to Christiana’s podcast right here:  Our Forever Young Podcast.  Find out about Christiana’s books at:  Find out about Alexis Lodge in Toronto right here:   AND find out about how you can help Christiana’s new charitable organization, helping BIPOC families with loved-ones who have dementia obtain support, as well as awareness about caring for someone with dementia at:  

Christiana Egi, R.N.

  And Dr. Mara continued her discussion about how we can obtain quality care for our elders in long term care in spite the obstacles, all while living a passionate life.


The Passionate Life
NOW available on Audible

Listen to the podcast right HERE!  And on Apple podcasts right HERE!