Some of Karen's other pursuits:
Keynotes, Workshops, Consultations and Tete-a-Tetes
I enjoy speaking to groups, whether it is a keynote for 500 at the
end of a conference, or a full day retreat for 20 people, or an in-service
for a facility in Manitowoc I think this stuff is a good time. No matter
what the topic, who the audience is or where the presentation is - I
try to personalize it to fit my audience. I almost always interact with
my audience. I need to have a conversation with them. I
If you just look at me sideways I’ll start organizing your group. I serve on two conference planning committees in the Southeastern Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Association. I am co-facilitator for a support group at Luther Manor.
For the last 4 years I have presented at the Wisconsin State Alzheimer’s Association Conference. In May of 2002, I was the Sunday night keynote speaker for the Caregiver Banquet. The chicken was great.
From Superior to Kenosha, from Marinette to Cuba City and points between I’ve been presenting in-services, keynotes and my Comedy/Drama, Sometimes Ya Gotta Laugh.
I will be presenting at the National Alzheimer’s Conference in July of 2003 with a full workshop and a poster presentation. This is my second time presenting at the National Conference. Last time I co-presented with Dr. Anne Basting on the TimeSlips project in 2000. That was cool.
Performing and presenting for the health care community gives me the greatest satisfaction, but I have also worked with the business community, public school system, healthy seniors, the Deaf community, and the developmentally disabled.
I wish I would’ve had these workshops when I first started working with Alzheimer’s patients. Instead of being kind of thrown in to it and learning by trial and error.
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