Strategic Management Partners to Present 2018 Navigating the Caregiving Journey

Strategic Management Partners is pleased to announce that the 2018 Navigating the Caregiving Journey caregiver conference will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 9:00 a. m. to 4:00 p. m. at All Saints’ Church, 14851 Gideon Drive, Woodbridge.

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TIMOTHY P. CAMUS and the IRS Impersonation Scam Team win Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal

Timothy P. Camus and the IRS Impersonation Scam Team led a multiagency investigation and public awareness campaign to stop a massive fraud that conned thousands of Americans into paying millions of dollars in bogus tax bills.

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Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a Conference to Empower Family Caregivers with Resources & Knowledge

Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge, will be held October 7, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn at 2500 Neabsco Common Place, Woodbridge. This conference will feature educational sessions every hour throughout the day as well as an Exhibit Hall where attendees will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from many local organizations that offer products and services available to family caregivers and those in their care.

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Gary Altman, Esq., will present Estate Planning for the Elderly at Navigating the Caregiving Journey

Gary Altman, Esq., recognized as a Maryland & Washington, DC “Super Lawyer,” is confirmed to speak at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on Oct. 7, 2017. He will lead a discussion on basic estate planning documents needed by the elderly; how to own & title assets in order to minimize financial elder abuse and insure wishes are respected; income and estate tax strategies; and record keeping, digital assets, and family dynamics.

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Making the Most of Life with Parkinson’s: A Care Partner’s Perspective

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Arlene Edwards of the Parkinson Social Network will share her personal experiences as a “been there, done that” care partner in a session focusing on life with Parkinson’s disease and how care partners can best help their loved ones at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Despite a growing awareness and the help of well-known people living with Parkinson’s like Michael J. Fox and Mohammed Ali, Parkinson’s disease is still often misunderstood. That’s not at all surprising given that doctors and scientists are learning how complex it is in their search for a cure.

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Molly Brooks of Capital Caring will present on Hospice at Navigating the Caregiving Journey

Strategic Management Partners announced that Molly Brooks of Capital Caring will give a presentation to participants of Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She will define and discuss the difference between hospice and palliative care; discuss the who, what, when, where, and why of hospice; and discuss common myths about hospice.

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Navigating the Caregiving Journey - Family Caregivers Conference

Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a Conference to Empower Family Caregivers with Resources and Knowledge will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm at Hilton Garden Inn, 2500 Neabsco Common Place, Woodbridge.

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Molly Boone of Brookdale Senior Living to speak on Dementia at Navigating the Caregiving Journey

Strategic Management Partners announced  that Molly Boone of Brookdale Senior Living will address participants of Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Her talk will include a general overview of what dementia is, examples of different types of dementia and the associated symptoms, progression of the disease and expectations, as well as what you can do in your home or elsewhere to create an enriched life for your loved ones.

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Tim Camus, Deputy Inspector General for Investigations, TIGTA, will present "Fraud Protection & Prevention" at Navigating the Caregiving Journey

Timothy Camus, Deputy Inspector General for Investigations, Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), will lead a session focusing on financial frauds impacting seniors at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. In this session, you will learn how to recognize these scams and fraudulent activities, what you should do to protect yourself and your loved ones, and what action to take should you become a victim.

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Registration Now Open for Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a Conference to Empower Family Caregivers with Resources & Knowledge

Registration to participate in Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge, is now open. This conference will feature educational sessions every hour throughout the day as well as an Exhibit Hall where attendees will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from many local organizations that offer products and services available to family caregivers and those in their care. To register visit mycaregivingjourney.com. Navigating the Caregiving Journey will be held October 7, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn at 2500 Neabsco Common Place, Woodbridge.

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Colleen Walker will present "Activities of Daily Living Success" at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Colleen Walker of Brookdale Senior Living – Arlington will give a presentation on “Activities of Daily Living Success” at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She will provide valuable and practical information, tips, and techniques to help caregivers provide hands-on care for activities of daily living.

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AARP Virginia & Prince William Area Agency on Aging to Exhibit at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced  that AARP – Virginia and the Prince William County Area Agency on Aging will exhibit at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Attendees of the conference will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from these organizations as well as many others. “There are so many advantages to meeting face-to-face to get information – you can discuss the particulars of your own situation and how the resources apply to you and your loved one,” said conference organizer Barbara French.

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Lisa McFarren-Polgar will speak on Medicare at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Lisa McFarren-Polgar of Starling Benefits will provide a robust overview of Medicare, all of its parts and key timing elements at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She will discuss when Medicare pays for skilled nursing and when it does not, key times of the year to switch from one plan to another, what the difference is between Medicare Advantage and Original Medicare, and the financial penalties of delaying some key decisions. “The information will empower you to get the best insurance coverage for your situation and budget,” said conference organizer Barbara French.

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Heidi Garvis will lead session on Senior Housing & Care Options at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Heidi Garvis of Caring Considerations will lead one of the educational sessions at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Her session will address the differences between levels and types of care such as assisted living, memory care, and skilled nursing as well as the cost of senior living and care. “You’ll get valuable information and tools to develop a short-term and long-term plan for care and housing,” said organizer Barbara French. “You’ll leave this session with peace of mind knowing how to make the best choice for your loved one,” added Pat Manalio, Director of Strategic Management Partners.

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Dan Campbell, LCSW, to speak on Self Care Strategies at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Dan Campbell, LCSW, will address the attendees at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. He’ll present proven techniques to help caregivers deal with the stress they encounter on a daily basis. “We’re very fortunate to have Dan as one of the speakers at this event,” said organizer Barbara French. “You’ll leave his session feeling much more in control of your situation,” added Pat Manalio, Director of Strategic Management Partners.

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Senior Care Expert Marie Woodard to present "Making the Most of your Doctor Appointment" at Navigating the Caregiving Journey on October 7

Strategic Management Partners announced today that Marie Woodard will speak at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. She’ll offer proven strategies to get the most from a doctor’s visit. “We’re excited to bring Marie to this event,” said organizer Barbara French. “She’ll take the guesswork out of how to prepare for and participate in your own and your loved one’s medical appointments.”

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