5-2-20: Eden Care Homes: Mike Charoneau and Shannon McClure 

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM. OSJ Radio Hour is Still Working our Sheltering in Place with “Safe” On Air phone-ins from Shannon McClure (Founder) & Mike Charboneau Co-owners of Eden Care Homes and a Family Testimonial from Kay Harsha whose Mom (Emily) lives at Eden Care Homes since 2017!

Mike Charboneau is one of the owners of Eden Care Homes.  Mike has been in healthcare for over 25 years with experience in acute care hospitals, clinical laboratories, medical device companies, and post-acute care. He and his family reside in Norman where his wife has taught school for over 20 years and his son will begin high school this Fall.

Shannon McClure is a Registered Nurse with over 25 years of experience caring for seniors, with an emphasis on home and community-based care. Shannon established Eden Care Homes in 2011, as an alternative for those no longer able to remain in their own home. Shannon serves the greater community by providing education and advocacy on issues impacting Oklahoma’s aging population.

Kay Harsha and her mom, Emily joined our Eden Care Family in 2017. Over the past 3 years, both have become avid fans of Eden Care Homes and our unique care setting. Emily is always quick to give us an enthusiastic “thumbs up”, and never fails to let everyone know how happy and “at home” she feels at Eden Care.

Emily a Resident at Eden Care Home back patio on the left and her Daughter Kay Harsha. 

Emily a Resident at Eden Care Home back patio on the left and her Daughter Kay Harsha.

 

 

 

 

 

Eden Care Homes

Phone: (405) 285-5983

 www.edencarehomes.com

Facebook: facebook.com/edencarehomes

4-25-20: Roger Anunsen and Michael Patterson of MindRamp

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM… Part 3 with The Brain Guys—Roger Anunsen and Michael Patterson of MindRAMP. Tune into this practical and impactful Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour this Saturday, April 25, on KZLS The Eagle, 1640AM.

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve Qualongevity.

 Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time Virtual Cognitive Activity Design.

Michael and Roger have both had TED Talks and have spoken at the Smithsonian Institution on brain science and aging. They promote the ideas of Refiring and Not Retiring! Live Well and Live Long!

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY

4-18-20: Denis Rischard Attorney at Law, Rischard & Associates

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM. Pictured to the left is Denis Rischard Attorney at Law and we are still practicing “Social Distancing” by having Denis call in to The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour and educate us on: “What are the key planning documents every family needs during this health crisis?”
…And Much More informative practical takeaway timely information!

Rischard & Associates is an elder law firm, focusing on helping the elderly and those with special needs (as well as their families) plan for the cost of long-term care, and also plan for their estates.
Denis P. Rischard is the Founder of Rischard & Associates, PLLC. Over his 30 year career, Mr. Rischard has authored a number of professional articles and has presented various seminar topics across the country, including elder and special needs planning topics, addressing long-term care and asset protection planning. He and his wife Susie have ten children and live in Oklahoma City.
Rischard & Associates
Phone number: (405) 235-2393
Website: Rischardlaw.com
Facebook: Rischard & Associates
Instagram: rischardlaw
Twitter: @ElderLawOK
LinkedIn: Rischard & Associates

4-11-20: Melissa Hill and Greg Bridges Home Care Assistance of Oklahoma

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM.  “Social Distancing” and still bringing you fantastic, educational, entertaining & informative shows with the Co-Owners of Home Care Assistance (Pictured Left) Melissa Hill & Greg Bridges educating us on: What is important about consistent assignment?

Greg Bridges is Co-Owner and Administrator for Oklahoma’s Home Care Assistance. As an RN with a passion for people young and old, Greg brings clinical expertise and oversight to Home Care Assistance. In addition to patient care, he has served in management and consulting roles for Medicare providers and he was director of education and staff development for a college nursing program.

Melissa Hill is Co-Owner of Oklahoma’s Home Care Assistance and an advocate for bringing healthy lifestyle strategies into the homes of seniors. Melissa developed a passion for senior care and wellness issues in her role as communications director for a Medicare Quality Improvement Organization. There she worked to promote healthcare quality improvement and to engage health care providers, patients and communities in health care and aging issues.

Home Care Assistance provides assisted living at home with personalized care services designed to optimize their clients’ quality of life. Home Care Assistance has been awarded top honors for high client and employee satisfaction, with awards such as Best of Home Care and Home Care Leader in Excellence. Greg and Melissa employ experienced professional caregivers who serve seniors and their families throughout the OKC metro with concierge level care.

Click here to READ MORE about how Home Care Assistance is keeping Seniors safer at home during COVID-19.

Home Care Assistance of Oklahoma
Phone: (405) 285-4191
Twitter: @HCAOkla

4-4-20: MINDRAMP’s Michael C. Patterson & Roger Anunse PLUS Marilyn Olsen of VillagesOKC; and Julie Davis of Concordia Life Plan Community.

This week on The Rise & Thrive OSJ Radio Hour, Saturday morning at 9:05AM on KZLS The Eagle 640AM: Part 2 of our “Silver Lining to Cabin Fever” with Roger Anunsen and Michael Patterson from MINDRAMP.org. (The brain guys!) Also included is Marilyn Olsen, Executive Director Of VillagesOKC; and Julie Davis of Concordia Life Plan Community. Michael is in Los Angeles and Roger is in Oregon, but with radio magic and the help of our seat fillers, we can bring you this extremely positive and informative show.

Michael C. Patterson is a scholar, educator and speaker who develops programs to promote successful aging, brain health, creativity and quality-of-life. Michael ran the award-winning Staying Sharp program at AARP and is founder and CEO of MINDRAMP Consulting. Michael is a certified brain health coach. He produces and hosts the MINDRAMP Podcast that provides practical advice on how to achieve longevity.

 Roger Anunsen is an award-winning educator, keynote speaker, cognitive intervention designer, program consultant and brain health coach based in Oregon.  Roger is the president of MINDRAMP and introduced the MINDRAMP Method© at the University of Oxford.  He teaches college courses including The Aging Mind & an important course specifically redesigned for this challenging time VirtuaCognitive Activity Design.
Marilyn Olson is Executive Director of VillagesOKC, a virtual community of mature adults helping each other to live in the homes of their choosing.  The organization serves member/volunteers by connecting trusted members with organizations and trusted businesses.

concordiaJulie Davis has been an advocate for older adults, for 24 years. Since 2014, she has thoughtfully cultivated a team of trusted professionals and helped position Concordia Life Plan Community as a respected community resource in OKC. Julie is confident the best way to serve others is with a collaborative spirit. Let’s inspire others to embrace the way we age.

MindRAMP Consulting
Website: mindramp.org
Podcast website: mindramp.buzzsprout.com
M. Patterson email: patterson@mindramp.org
R. Anunsen email: ranunsen@mindramp.org
MindRAMP podcasts are also available on
I HEART RADIO and SPOTIFY
VillagesOKC
Website: VillagesOKC.org
Phone: (405) 990-6637
Facebook: VillagesOKC
Instagram: VillagesOKC
Concordia Life Plan Community
7707 N. Britton Road OKC 73132
Phone: (405) 720-7200
Toll Free: 888-552-0585
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