Advance quality of life
for all persons with dementia.
cognitive impairment, Alzheimer's or related dementia;
promote culturally competent dementia care;
foster partnerships between decision-makers;
demonstrate the power of knowledge, shared decision-making
and personal touch service;
resolve conflict effectively and empathically.
Deliver tomorrow's win-win solutions today
Educate the next generation of dementia professionals
Develop the next generation of leaders in dementia care
Collaborate and contribute to local and international communities
in today's fast paced business world
Karen Rice, LNHA
Columnist, Author, Educator
Adjunct Online Faculty
College of Nursing, Healthcare Professions and DNP
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona
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Mediator, KePro QIO
CMS Medicare Beneficiary Protection
Quality Improvement Program
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Karen Rice, Executive Director, ManorCare Arden Courts, presents
Patti Reagan Davis, daughter of former President, the late Ronald Reagan,
with a plague of appreciation for her support of ManorCare's four Arden Courts
Alzheimer's Assisted Living facility developments built in northeastern Ohio in 1998. Rice contributed cutting edge research
to the Ohio start-ups while heading the Bainbridge development.
Voted "Best on the Web" by Forbes
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Former Research Associate;
Heather Hill and the Corinne Dolan Alzheimer Center, Chardon, Ohio
Grand Canyon University
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Kent State University,
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Northeast Ohio Medical University
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Elder Mediation International Network
Elder Mediation Canada
Developer, Former Primary Convener; Informal Advisor
Alzheimer's Disease Research
The Gerontological Society of America, Washington, D.C.
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Developer and Former Chair
The Research Group for Alzheimer's Disease and Caregiver Stress
The American Sociological Association, Washington, D.C.
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Organizer. Science in Health-Social Services for the Elderly and the Disabled
"Research Committee For Alzheimer's Disease and Caregiver Stress: Current Environmental Issues Related to Dependency in Alzheimer's Disease and Caregiving".
Contributing Author, "TRUCE!
Using Elder Mediation to Resolve Conflict among Families, Seniors, and Organizations", Laurette Cocklin and Patti Bertschler, 2004, NCS Publishing.
UPDATE The Senior Living Guide,
Guide Publishing, Chagrin Falls, OH
Winner of the AARP Excellence Award
Co-Author,"Cognitively Impaired Elders and Family Care"
In Romaine-Davis, Boondas, and Lenihan Eds., Encyclopedia of Home Care for The Elderly, 1995, Greenwood Press, Westport, CT; London.
Dharma S. Khalsa, M.D., 1996
Time Warner Books
Alzheimer's Care Consumer Education:
"Double Jeopardy For Spouse Caregivers"
The Advisory Board bring regional,national and international views to your concerns about quality of life and dementia care.
Their publications are now available at Amazon.com.
Mary Guerriero Austrom , Ph.D.
Wesley P Martin Professor of Alzheimer Disease Education
Department of Psychiatry
Director, Education Core
Indiana Alzheimer Disease Center
Indiana University School of Medicine
In Memory of
Dorothy H. Coons, Gerontologist
Author, Editor, Consultant
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Nancy L. Mace [photo unavailable]
Civic Center Healthcare Campus
3031 N Civic Center Plaza
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
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