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Certified Dementia Practitioner Course

Longtree & Associates, LLC proudly presents The NCCDP Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) training course Approved for 7.0 NAB and Nursing CEU! Join Us for this great career advancement opportunity! Date: June 19,  2019 Class is from 9:30AM to 5PM Location: Monroe Community Center 120 Monmouth Road Monroe Township, NJ 08831   Cost: $225.00 Resource Manuals, Best Practices and […]

Nick with the love of his life, Nancy

What is Your Definition of a Family Caregiver?

Nick was my father’s first cousin and he was kind and he was generous. He would come to my grandmother’s house (his Aunt Laura) in Brooklyn on Sundays when we went to visit. Sometimes his parents would come visit as well. We saw him when we were small through our late teens and maybe even […]

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Loving Someone with Alzheimer’s Disease

Valentine’s Day is a little over a month away and I am lucky enough to be surrounded by so much love in my life. Love from my husband and children, other family members, my friends, even my colleagues. Traditional spouses are planning to buy chocolate and flowers for their loves for Valentine’s Day. More modern […]

Never Give Personal Information to Get Personal Information.

When I was a caregiver for my mother, I juggled a full-time job, two children, a relationship, and trying to be the best caregiver I could be. When the time came that I needed help, I would hop on the computer at night and Google information. This was a daunting task. Primarily because not all […]