Joyce Simard MSW

Joyce Simard, MSW has been involved in long-term care for over 30 years and is a private consultant dividing her time between the United States and the Czech Republic. Ms. Simard has written numerous articles on issues related to dementia care and authored two books. One is a children's book written to help children understand issues related to aging and Alzheimer's disease. "The Magic Tape Recorder" was published in 2007. She also wrote;" The End of Life Namaste Care Program for People with Dementia"; that describes a unique program she developed for people with advanced dementia. Ms. Simard is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker on subjects related to quality of life for people with dementia.

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