Dr. Karpel is available to speak on a variety of topics. You can arrange to have Dr. Karpel speak to your organization. Many groups, communities, and companies have benefited from having Dr. Karpel present clear and accurate insights into the process of aging and the care involved. If you'd like to arrange for Dr. Karpel to speak to your organization, please send an email to DrMara@DrMaraKarpel.com to learn more.


Feeling overwhelmed with the stress of caring for an elderly parent? Don’t know what to do or how to take care of yourself? Feeling that you keep running into obstacles that prevent you from following your dreams? With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Mara has launched her on-line, highly secure, face-to-face video conferencing consulting service

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Dr. Mara is about to launch her on-line short-term "self-care" coaching for caregivers and anyone who wants a boost to overcome hurdles in their quest to live a more joyful and healthful life at any age! [caption id="attachment_1479" align="alignnone" width="300"] Dr. Mara Karpel[/caption] Dr. Mara has over 25 years of experience working with

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On Saturday, March 21, 2015, I held a talk in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, about the benefits of staying physically active, socially active, and involved in the community as we age and in retirement.  This talk was videotaped by Laura Gelezunas, Media Diva International, for my new YouTube channel, so stay tuned, as I will be posting the link when the

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Just came back from speaking to a group of 48 residents at the Querencia at Barton Creek.  What a great time!!  The residents were great!  Lots of really great questions and comments by the residents.  My topic:  Recognizing, treating and PREVENTING late-life depression...optimism and food & mood.  Thanks to the Querencia for inviting me

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  I will have a booth at this Expo, so be sure to come by and say "hi!" I will also be speaking. The time for that is to be announced. Saturday May 4,   10AM to 8PM    Wozniak Community Center, Austin, TX $3/Person, $5/Family, Seniors 65+ FREE, Discounted admission offers available. For more information and directions to ge

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  On April 27, from 10am -noon, I will be giving a free caregiver seminar at AGE of Central Texas. My topic will be "Caregiver Health & Wellness" from a mind-body approach. The information is below. If you're interested in attending, space is limited, so please pre-register with Bruce Kravitz: bkravitz@ageofcentraltx.org. I hope to

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