Confident Caregiver Conference

VPAS hosted a Confident Caregiver Conference in partnership with the Institute for Innovation in Health and Human Services at James Madison University in November 2019.

Conference Speakers and Topics

Opening Presentation: Dr. Richard Lindsay, MD - The Lindsay Institute for Innovations in Caregiving
Safety for Both of You - Laura Simpson, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, Rockbridge Area Health Center 
Preventing Caregiver Burnout - Nancy Johnston, LPC, LSAPTP, MAS, NCC
The Best of Being My Mom's Mom and Lifting the Spirit of the Caregiver!!  -  Loretta Veney, Author, Motivational Speaker, Trainer
The Legal Aspects of Caregiving: Planning for Incapacity  - Lora Hamp, JD, MS, Allen and Carwile PC
Managing the Costs of Caring for a Loved One - Christy Harris, Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
What's Next in Your Caregiver Journey?  -  Joyce Nussbaum, VPAS Community Wellness Coordinator and Kathy Guisewite, Caregivers Community Network Coordinator