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Roger That is a weekly podcast focused on the caregiver. Here, skilled caregivers, Bobbi and Mike Carducci offer their personal and practical insights on caring for a loved one with dementia, as well as tips to help caregivers prioritize their own emotional and mental well-being.

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    • Health & Fitness
    • 5.0 • 23 Ratings

Roger That is a weekly podcast focused on the caregiver. Here, skilled caregivers, Bobbi and Mike Carducci offer their personal and practical insights on caring for a loved one with dementia, as well as tips to help caregivers prioritize their own emotional and mental well-being.

    Advocating for Dementia Policy and Legislation :: Ian Kremer

    Advocating for Dementia Policy and Legislation :: Ian Kremer

    In this episode Bobbi  & Mike talk with Ian Kremer, JD, of the LEAD Coalition, whose dedication to dementia policy has helped pass legislation at the federal, state and local levels for over 25 years. In this conversation we focus on the importance of dementia friendly communities as well as de-escalation training for police officers when working with people suffering from dementia.
    Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show!
    To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
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    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content.
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 38 min
    Early Onset Dementia in the Workplace :: Joy Loverde

    Early Onset Dementia in the Workplace :: Joy Loverde

    On this episode, Joy Loverde highlights the importance of helping people in the early stage of dementia to continue working and living their best life. Join us as we talk about the issues facing younger people who are getting diagnosed with dementia – How can employers create a dementia-friendly workplace? Does HR have a plan for such patients? Are there protections provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act? These are all important questions to ask as we seek to create a healthy dialogue and an environment that helps patients live with this disease.  
    Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show!
    To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
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    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content. 
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 32 min
    How Mindfulness Can Help Dementia Caregivers :: Jon Macaskill

    How Mindfulness Can Help Dementia Caregivers :: Jon Macaskill

    The hypervigilance required to care for someone with dementia can take its toll, causing stress, anxiety, exhaustion, anger, and depression. So how can you cope with these challenges? Jon Macaskill, a retired Navy SEAL Commander turned mindfulness and meditation coach, joins this episode to discuss techniques that allow you to be emotionally and physically stronger with better focus and the ability to accomplish more in less time with reduced stress. Best of all, it only requires a few minutes each day. Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show! To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
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    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content. 
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 31 min
    Dementia :: Benefits of Dance on Brain Health :: Magda Kaczmarska

    Dementia :: Benefits of Dance on Brain Health :: Magda Kaczmarska

    Studies show that dance increases activity in the circuits of the brain helping to reduce anxiety, trigger memories, and improve overall well-being and quality of life. On this episode, dancer, choreographer, creative aging advocate and community-based teaching artist Magda Kaczmarska discusses the benefits of dance and movement for both dementia patients and their caregivers. Join us as Bobbi, Mike, and Magda bridge the gap between science and the arts. Remember: We can move the body to move the mind. Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show!
    To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
    *****************************************
    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content. 
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 33 min
    De-prescribing Medications in Elderly Dementia Patients :: Dr. Sion Scott

    De-prescribing Medications in Elderly Dementia Patients :: Dr. Sion Scott

    Tune in as Dr. Sion Scott of the CHARMER research project talks with Bobbi & Mike about the risks and benefits of de-prescribing medicines that your elderly loved one with dementia may no longer need. It is so important to talk to the doctor about whether or not a medication that has been used for many years is still the right fit. Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show!
    To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
    *****************************************
    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content. 
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 31 min
    Dementia Letters Project :: Kate Fassbender

    Dementia Letters Project :: Kate Fassbender

    Tune in as Kate Fassbender talks with us about using writing as a technique to express the myriad of feelings dementia patients and their caregivers experience. Kate’s gentle, kind spirit invites us to open and share our own stories as well as receive the stories our loved ones living with dementia want to share. Don't forget to subscribe, download, and review to share your thoughts about the show!
    To find out more about Bobbi and Mike or the inspiration behind this podcast, Rodger That, head over to rodgerthat.show.
    Thank you to Artis Senior Living for sponsoring this episode.
    *****************************************
    Rodger That is produced by Missing Link—a podcast media company that is dedicated to connecting people to intelligent, engaging and informative content. 
    Also in the Missing Link line-up of podcasts, is The Designated Drinker Show —a high-spirited show featuring craft cocktails and lively banter with the people who create (and quaff) them.
    Now, if you are looking for a whole new way to enjoy the theatre, check out Between Acts—an immersive audio theatre podcast experience. Each episode takes you on a spellbinding journey through the works of newfound playwrights—from dramas to comedies and everything in between.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

Talks2Bots ,

Uplifting and resourceful podcast for caregivers

This podcast is very well-done and offers encouraging words and actionable suggestions for people caring for those with dementia.

Jdawg0818 ,

Helpful and real

Bobbi and Mike are so relatable and real and their experience is so validating for other caregivers in the world of dementia. Don’t miss this if you have a loved one with dementia!

Harps9333 ,

Great podcast!

Wonderful friendly and relatable hosts. Tackling such difficult issues, and helping us to understand and know we aren’t alone.

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