Services For Families and Groups

Speaking

Debbie is an expert speaker on the Science of Laughter and Theory of Humor as well as all areas of holistic health. With over 30 years of nursing practice in a variety of specialities she delivers presentations that are evidence-based, experiential, and expand the audience’s perceptions.

Debbie is familiar with a variety of modalities which ‘put the patient in the best possible condition, so that nature can act and healing can occur’; to quote Florence Nightingale (Notes on Nursing). In her work, mind-body-spirit principles are foundational, informing both traditional and emerging therapeutic interventions and resources.

Need a virtual presentation? No problem! Debbie’s engaging manner means your participants learn, laugh, and experience a new perspective on life.

Consultant to Active Adult through Memory Care

Debbie works with communities in senior centers, active adult and as well as memory care to teach several modalities which ‘put the patient in the best possible condition, so that nature can act and healing can occur’; to quote Florence Nightingale (Notes on Nursing). These principles are foundational to her presentations and programming, while informing audiences with both traditional and emerging therapeutic interventions and resources.

Much of Debbie’s work has been with professional and family caregivers, including care partners for persons living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Training can be conducted with community staff to address communication skills and also how to support their personal well-being while caring for others. 

Debbie also offers one-on-one consulting for family care partners to help them manage the stress of caregiving and find solutions that support their self-care.