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Jody Krainer presents “Family Caregiver Burnout and Alzheimer’s Disease” on Badger Talks Live
June 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This free, virtual Badger talk presented by Jody Krainer, MSW, LCSW, MBA, will look at risk factors and warning signs of burnout for those caring for a family member living with dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease. In addition, strategies to minimize caregiver burnout will be discussed.
About the presenter: Jody Krainer is Dementia Clinic Network Manager for the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and practiced for twenty years at a medical and behavioral healthcare system in Waukesha County. She also has advanced business education and experience, and worked as an administrator in a large, diverse community-based nonprofit in the inner city of Milwaukee for six years. Jody joined the WAI in 2016 and serves as the liaison to the statewide WAI-Affiliated Dementia Diagnostic Clinic Network. Her primary role is to increase access to quality dementia diagnostic and treatment services for those experiencing cognitive changes and their support system members.