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Susan

Activity Director From Nevada, United States


About Susan: Susan Berg is a freelance writer, retired healthcare professional, retired Activity Director and current writer for several senior care e-magazines with more than 20 years of experience working with Senior Citizens and eight years experience writing for a number of publications. She is the author of a book for those with dementia and their caregivers. Susan has two blogs about activities for seniors and information vital to all wanting to know about dementia. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and North Shore Community College.

Senior Citizens
Susan is an expert on senior citizen issues. She is currently a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant(COTA). In this role, she has worked with senior citizens. Susan is an expert on adapting and modifying activities so that seniors can participate in them. She spent twenty years as an Activity Director in nursing homes. She devised, planned, coordinated, and facilitated stimulating activity programming. Also she designed a program for homebound senior citizens. Currently, Susan shares her knowledge about senior activities on one of her blogs.

Dementia

Susan is also an expert on dementia and related issues. She is a Certified Dementia Practitioner(CPD). She has participated in numerous workshops, seminars and alike where she has gained much knowledge. Her work as an Activity Director and COTA has given her much knowledge and experience in relating to individuals with dementia. Susan is passionate about sharing her knowledge. She is hopeful that people will do what they can to prevent or at least slow down dementia in themselves or loved ones. Susan has shared many tips on how to prevent dementia or slow it down on her other blog.

Feel free to visit and comment at either of Susan’s blogs at
http://activitiesdirector.blogspot.com
http://dementiaviews.blogspot.com

29 Activities


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Susan 31st May 2022 Activity Director

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Wow
I just want to thank all the members who are sharing great activities with the rest of us
Again thank you so much
Susan 31st May 2022 Activity Director

Female First Names Quiz

Hi Elisabeth
Glad this site is so helpful to you
Feel free to ask any questions that you may have because this is a group very kind creative and helpful members
Thank you for sharing
Susan 31st May 2022 Activity Director

Canadian Inventions of Note

Hi Renate
Glad this website is so helpful to you Feel free to ask questions
Sorry that you had a stroke and you have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease but it sounds like you are doing the best you can
Thank you for sharing
Susan 31st May 2022 Activity Director

Finish the Analogies Quiz

Hi Rosita
Glad this website helps you at your job
Many others I agree with you that this website is very helpful to them also
Thank you for sharing
Susan 30th May 2022 Activity Director

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Susan 30th May 2022 Activity Director

Forum

Hi Maureen
This sounds like a great activity
Many of the items you chose have health benefits also
Susan 28th May 2022 Activity Director

Pot Luck Quiz 44

Hi Gwyneth
I am so impressed by all the wonderful activities you are sharing
Thank you
Susan 28th May 2022 Activity Director

All About Butterflies

Wow Bev
This is great
Summer in the US is a great time to talk about butterflies and share these beautiful pictures
March 14 is national butterfly day o also a great time to talk about butterflies
Thank you for sharing this
Susan 27th May 2022 Activity Director

Forum

Hi Anita
This sounds good
Thank you for sharing
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