Rita Anand is participating in the Caregiver Smile Summit
Rita is participating in the Caregiver Smile Summit.
Rita is a woman with a clear and intrinsic desire to help seniors and those caring for them. An Alzheimer’s and Dementia Trainer specializing in Memory Care, she is also a Certified Activity Consultant & Educator and Certified Assisted Living Manager. She is a valued consultant to assisted-living and long-term care facilities, retirement communities and home and adult day care facilities. She is Founder and President of Beyond Golden Era, LLC, a company dedicated to educating caregivers and healthcare professionals on how to effectively serve the elderly with dementia. And she is founder of Dementia Angels, a premier information and services resource that personally aids and prepares clients for the varying physical, mental and emotional challenges inherent in the beginning, middle and end stages of Alzheimer’s and dementia.
She presents nationally at facilities, churches, senior centers, hospitals, schools, nursing homes and professional conferences. Rita continually reminds her audience members that there is a beautiful and multi-faceted life story inside each elderly person, and that taking the time to learn about a patient’s background can make a vital difference in the effectiveness of care.
Her topic is: Normal Memory Loss or Dementia – Knowing the Difference