This is a five module course offered on five different days. Each module is completed over an eight hour period. The day includes, online work, virtual class time as well as individual live activities. For participants to receive the complete benefit of the course, participants are encouraged to dedicate an entire business day to each module. The modules can be completed either on Fridays or on Tuesdays. This course begins on Friday November 4th for the participants who are available on Fridays and on Tuesday November 8th, 2016 for those who are available on Tuesdays. Participants must choose either a Friday or a Tuesday.
Stella Nsong is a certified dementia practitioner and geriatric care manager. She is a bestselling author, winner of the independently published nonfiction book award in 2013, winner of the pinnacle award in the elder care books category in 2014, a motivational lecturer, a health care columnist and elder care consultant. Through her writing and lectures, she is building the bridge to transform America’s elder care cliff through education, innovation and collaborative initiatives. Over the last twenty years, Stella Nsong has worked in almost all branches of health care. In 1990, she won the Gold Medal for practical nursing in Georgia. In 2011, she was nominated The Business Woman of the Year in Chesterland Ohio. In 2012, she was nominated for the Platinum Award in Care Management as well as the Professional of Note in Geriatric Medicine.
She is the 2015 recipient of the 23rd annual Woman of Achievement Award. That momentous occasion recognized Stella Nsong for her endeavors in and to the business and health care community. Her best seller book the Caregiver’s Cliff Notes: 27 Things To Do When Your Parents Are Losing Their Independence offers a road map to surviving caregiving and it shows what 76 million baby boomers need to know when it comes to caregiving for their aging loved ones.
She writes a syndicated column titled The Elder Care Cliff Report: What baby boomers need to know about caring for their parents. Today, she serves as the president of the CAREgiving Institute, a 501 (c) (3) organization and is the CEO of the Caregiver Relief Network. Proceeds of the national sales of this book will go to the Caregiver Relief Network, the only global membership community that supports and encourages self-care for caregivers, ways to survive caregiving, how to thrive as a caregiver and how to make caregiving a gratifying experience.