Episode 9: When Caregiving Becomes Too Much
In this episode, Tuscan Gardens Senior Living Founder and CEO Dr. Larry Pino & Sherri Snelling discuss wellness for older adults and family caregivers, creating “healing spaces” and tips on avoiding caregiver burnout.
Sherri Snelling is a corporate gerontologist, authorpreneur and founder/CEO of Caregiving Club, a strategic consulting and content creation firm with an expertise in caregiver wellness, well home design and brain health/Alzheimer’s. She is the host of the podcast, “Caregiving Club On Air” and author of a series of books on caregiving and wellness including A Cast of Caregivers – Celebrity Stories to Help You Prepare to Care, and the upcoming Me Time Monday – Weekly Wellness for a Wonderful Caregiving Life, The Snug Home – A Family Caregiver’s Guide to Well Home Design. Sherri also conducts her Me Time Monday – 7 Elements of Wellness educational webinars and workshops on healthy aging and caregiver wellness. Sherri writes for PBS Next Avenue, Forbes.com, Thrive Global, USA Today, she has been a TV producer and host and currently does on-air commentary for TV news and radio. Sherri has served on caregiving advisory committees for the White House, the Center for Disease Control & Prevention, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Alzheimer’s Association and the National Institute on Aging. She is a nationally sought speaker for organizations and employers on a variety of aging and caregiving topics. Sherri has a master’s degree in gerontology and a master’s certification from MIT Sloan School of Management on “Shaping the Jobs of the Future.”