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Take My Father...Please!

How To Survive
Caring For Aging Parents

by Jacqueline Marcell
Eldercare / Alzheimer's Speaker, Author, Radio Host, Caregiver Advocate
Coping with Caregiving Radio Schedule
Jacqueline Marcell is available to speak at your event or be interviewed on your radio/television program about: Eldercare, Caregiving, Alzheimer's, Breast Cancer, and Writing, Publishing and Marketing. She also presents tele-seminars, writes articles, and is available for individual counseling.

*   Jacqueline's Breast Cancer
    In Remission (Since 2004!)
Turning Breast Cancer Into a Positive, (2006)
Survivor Story, If I Only Knew This! (2013)
Remember to closely monitor your own health and never put off your yearly physical and tests!

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*   'Elder Rage' also in eBook & Audio Formats
    For Amazon (Kindle) and Barnes & Noble (Nook)
500+ 5-Star Amazon Reviews! The author, Jacqueline Marcell, recorded the Audio Book for: Amazon and Audible and iTunes

*   Purchase Jacqueline's Seminar Lecture
    Educational (CDs)
2.5/hr CD, or incredible 14/hr CD, which includes valuable advice from 12 TOP caregiving experts! Ask for Details

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*   Consultations: Caregiving, Grief, Sugar Addiction
    Gift certificates available (pay by CC)
I will guide you quickly, send helpful links and save you time, money and a fortune in Kleenex! I also consult on Alzheimer's now being termed 'Type 3 Diabetes', obesity and sugar addiction. Also on (any topic) for writing, self-publishing, marketing, securing celebrity endorsements. Inquire for fees

A   Jacqueline on 'Between the Lines' TV Show
    With Host, Barry Kibrick (Producer)
‘My conversation with Jacqueline is a viewer favorite. Every time it airs my email fills with thank-you's from grateful viewers. She knows what she speaks and does so with engaging passion that inspires and uplifts all.’
—Barry Kibrick, Host & Producer

A   Governor's Conference For Women, CA
    Long Beach Convention Center (Lecture/Moderator)
Jacqueline replaced an ailing Maureen Reagan at the conference for 10,000, presenting with CA First Lady, Sharon Davis: 'You were really great, just think of all the people you are helping!' The next year she moderated a panel of experts.

A   Cover Story AARP's 'Bulletin'--National
    22 million households (circulation)
Jacqueline is featured in 5-page cover story.

    New York City (NBC)
Katie Couric interviewed Jacqueline.

A   CNN Interviews Jacqueline
    Miles O'Brien (in Atlanta)
Jacqueline interviewed about eldercare issues.

A   JM Speaks to FL House of Representatives
    Tallahassee (The Capitol)
Jacqueline gives Keynote at Alzheimer's Summit

A   LIVE with Regis & Kelly
    Regis recommends 'Elder Rage' (ABC)
Regis says, 'Gelman, you just have to read this book, because when it happens to me--you're going to be the one to take care of me!'

A   NAWBO Award: Advocate of the Year
    Remarkable Women Awards (Orange County)
Nat'l Association of Women Business Owners

'It gives me great pleasure to join the National Association of Women Business Owners of Orange County in congratulating you for being honored as Advocate of the Year. Your leadership and service makes you truly deserving of this distinguished recognition. In sharing the knowledge you have gained from your difficult experiences, you have provided insight that will make a profound difference in the lives of many. This award attests to your outstanding integrity and work ethic. Please know that your exceptional dedication and commitment is valuable beyond measure, and serves as an exemplary model for others.'
—Dianne Feinstein, United States Senator

A   Media Award from NADSA
    At NCOA/ASA Conference (Denver)
From The Nat'l Adult Day Services Association

A   'Elder Rage' in Book-of-the-Month Club
    The first time a book on caregiving is selected (Doubleday Bookspan)
'I wish I'd known about this book when I needed it, both for its wise advice and brave good humor.'
—Larry Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief Doubleday Book-of-the-Month Club

A   Woman's Day Magazine
    Jacqueline's story is featured (article)
'Saving Mom & Dad'

A   NADSA Conference--Miami, FL
    Lecture (and Testify)
Before Josefina Carbonell, Assistant Secretary for Aging, on funding of Adult Day Services.

B   AARP's new 'Bulletin Today'
    Interview (article)
Jacqueline interviewed for publication's launch.

B   Teleconference for Alzheimer's Association
    CA Southland Chapter (for Support Groups Leaders)
'Your presentation was perfect! Thank you so much for your time. Your contribution and commitment to the mission of the Association is invaluable.'
-Nicole Lise Feingold, MA, Clinical Outreach Director

B   JM Moderates Panel of Experts--WA DC
    Ronald Reagan Building (auditorium)
Jacqueline moderates panel of experts before 1000 physicians, radiologists, researchers in the field of molecular imaging/nuclear medicine, and the press—coinciding with the Society of Nuclear Medicine conference.

B   'Elder Rage' Required Text at Universities
    . (many others)
Marriage & Family Therapy Program, Treatment Older Adults, Hope Int'l University, Orange CA.

Elder Mediation Class, Southern Methodist Univ.

'Writing for Publication', English Course, Wake Forest University Winston-Salem, NC

Assessment and Management of Geriatric Patients, Educational Psychology Dept. Ph.D. Program, University of Tennessee in Knoxville.

Speech Pathology 2, Communication Disorders Majors, Univ. of PA

Theory, application, assessment, intervention, treatment, psychopathology, ethical & legal matters, and brain disorders, Alliance Graduate School of Counseling, Nyack, NY

'Congratulations on the audio version of 'Elder Rage' Jacqueline! It's been required text for several years for many of my courses, including Counseling for Later Life, a graduate level course for counselors in training.'
—Dr. Michael Gillern

B   Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk
    Los Angeles Chapter (Hollywood Park)
Jacqueline invited as celebrity guest with Steve Edwards, Leeza Gibbons, David Hyde-Pierce, Shelly Fabares, Sharon Lawrence, Peter Gallagher, Lea Thompson, Rafer Johnson.

B   NSA Speaking Engagement--Washington DC
    36,000 employees around the world (closed circuit TV)
Jacqueline spoke to the National Security Agency on early diagnosis of Alzheimer's and eldercare planning.

B   Elder Rage article published
    How to Survive Caring for Aging Parents (numerous)

B   Speaking Engagement--Tulsa, OK
    Alzheimer's Association (Educational Conferences)
'Thank you so much for being our amazing keynote speaker. You are an inspiration to caregivers everywhere and we were so fortunate to have you here!'
--Alzheimer's Association, Oklahoma Chapter

Attendee Evaluation Comments:
Loved Jacqueline, fantastic, informative, engaging, delightful, entertaining, relates to audience, very energetic, great to hear from family member who gets it and can pass on, I am a healthcare provider and can take things I learned from her to my co-workers, really hit home and learned new ideas I hadn't heard before, she is very courageous for having confidence to share experience with others, she is a great realist for someone walking in similar shoes, great session!

B   Speaking Engagements--Florida
    APS Conferences in Fort Myers, Tampa, Sarasota (FL)
'Thank you so much for your wonderful presentations to our staff! We very much enjoyed working with you and were delighted with your inspiring keynotes at three of our conferences. Our APS professionals were enlightened, educated and entertained by your dramatic journey of discovery as a caregiver to your beloved parents.'
-DCF SunCoast Region, Adult Protective Services

B   Alzheimer's News Today
    Caregiver Offers Advice, Warning Signs (.)

B   Speaking Engagement--NAELA, Las Vegas
    National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (3 talks)
'Thank you for wonderful presentations. Your list we should provide clients and conversations we should have were particularly helpful, I am implementing your suggestions. It is tremendous benefit for professionals to address emotional aspects of dementia many of our clients live with and you educated us in a powerful way.'
—Richard A. Courtney, CELA, Director, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

B   Speaking Engagement--Oklahoma City, OK
    Alzheimer's Association (Educational Conference)
Article about Jacqueline in: The Oklahoman

'Jacqueline was a home-run hit at our annual education conference for caregivers! Her first-hand knowledge of caring for loved ones makes her a natural for speaking from the heart to family members who are walking the journey of Alzheimer's or related dementia(s). Her enthusiasm and humor are contagious! She offered an informative yet enjoyable time of respite from their daily caregiving. Your attendees will not be disappointed in all that she brings to your audience!'
--Alzheimer's Association, Oklahoma Chapter

B   Article for Alzheimer's.net
    Jacqueline Marcell’s Guide for Dealing with Dementia (.)

"I thought I knew Jacqueline until I read her book. Wow, what a story! If you're caring for an elder, you won't believe how much this book
will help you."

-Regis Philbin
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