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Speakers Series Webcast Archives:

January 17, 2018: Living Well with Dementia: The Driving Dilemma

The Driving Dilemma with Phyllis Fehr, a dementia advocate living with dementia, Joan Mitchell, a nurse practitioner from the Byron Family Medical Centre, and Liliana Alvarez, Assistant Professor at the Western University School of Occupational Therapy. 


October 5, 2017: Approaching the End of the Journey

Approaching the End of the Journey with Louise Milligan, a caregiver with lived experience, Dr. Shiraz Malik, from the Department of Family Medicine at Western's Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Nancy O`Regan, Registered Social Worker and Program Manager at ASLM. 


May 30, 2017: Living Well With Dementia In the Home

Living Well With Dementia In the Home with Brynn Roberts, Occupational Therapist and part of the Behavioral Response - Geriatric Mental Health Program at LHSC,  Elyse Therrien, Registered Dietitian and In-Store Dietitian at Loblaws and Katie Berkelmans CTRS, ASLM Social Recreation Coorniator. 


January 19, 2017: Technology as a Tool

Living Well with Dementia: Technology as a Tool with Jim Van Patter (diagnosed with dementia) and his care partner (and spouse) Lorraine Pare, Karen Johnson, Director at McCormick Dementia Services, and Alexis McDowell, an Occupational Therapist at London Health Sciences Centre.


October 17, 2016: Care for the Caregiver

Care for the Caregiver with Carolyn Underwood, ASLM Registered Social Worker, Sheila Lui, a cargeiver and Carole Wray, Meditation facilitator.


September 28, 2016: Physician Assisted Death

Speaker Series: Physician Assisted Death with Robert Sibbald, Clinical and Corperate Ethicist at London Health Sciences Centre, Dr. Shiraz Malik, Assistant Professor at Schulich School of Medicine and Victoria Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre (palliative care) and Kimberly Knight, from Siskinds Law Firm, gives a legal context to the new legistlation in Canada on Physician Assisted Dying. 


May 30, 2016: Dr. June Andrews

Dr. June Andrews, an international dementia expert and author of "When Someone You Know Has Dementia", gave practical and sensible advice to a full house at our May Speakers Series at the London Central Library.


April 7, 2016: Communication and Dementia

Communication and Dementia with Gloria Grace Ph.D, a clinical neuropsychologist, Barabara Bentley AuD of Bentley Hearing Services and Kerry King, a Speech Language Pathologist.


September 29, 2015: Ambiguous Grief

Darcy Harris Ph.D. presenting on ambiguous grief. This presentation is called "Exploring LIving Losses, When What Dies Is Inside Of You"


June 22, 2015: Delirium and Dementia

Delirium and Dementia with Dr. Monidipa Dasgupta, a Geriatrician at Victoria Hospital, LHSC, Connie Bryan, a caregiver for her mother (now deceased) and Glenda Shilleto, a caregiver for her husband who recently transitioned to Long Term Care.

April 27, 2015: Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mild Cognitive Impairment with Dr. Michael Borrie, a Geriatrician at the Parkwood Institute, Carolyn Underwood, a Social Worker at the Alzheimer Society London and Middlesex and Maurice Davidison, a client living with MCI.