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Through a series of conversations with Amanda Singleton, The Caregiver Lawyer, Candid Conversations About Care tackles some of the most difficult challenges caregivers face today. With several subject matter experts, Candid Conversations About Care speaks openly about caregivers financial and legal struggles, and how to plan for and manage them in your own family. (Conversations in this podcast are not intended for legal advice and are for information only)

Through a series of conversations with Amanda Singleton, The Caregiver Lawyer, Candid Conversations About Care tackles some of the most difficult challenges caregivers face today. With several subject matter experts, Candid Conversations About Care speaks openly about caregivers financial and legal struggles, and how to plan for and manage them in your own family. (Conversations in this podcast are not intended for legal advice and are for information only)
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Through a series of conversations with Amanda Singleton, The Caregiver Lawyer, Candid Conversations About Care tackles some of the most difficult challenges caregivers face today. With several subject matter experts, Candid Conversations About Care speaks openly about caregivers financial and legal struggles, and how to plan for and manage them in your own family. (Conversations in this podcast are not intended for legal advice and are for information only)

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Episodes

Everyone Needs an Advocate

10/23/2018
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On our 6th episode of Candid Conversation About Care Amanda Singleton, The Caregiver Lawyer, discusses one of the most important roles of caregiving; Advocacy. Advocacy comes from knowing exactly the needs and desires of the person who is entrusted in your care. Knowledge now, helps avoid turmoil later. It is important to know that advocacy does not end, when caregiving ends. Listen in and learn how Amanda Singleton continues to advocate while creating Healing Ties all around us!...

Duration:00:24:04

Navigating The Medical Maze with Dr. Osman Ahmed

5/24/2018
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While in the midst of caregiving Navigating Health Care can have its challenges. Interacting with multiple physicians on the health care team while ensuring optimal care is problematic when health care systems to communicate effectively. Candid Conversations About Care include conversations with your physician. Amanda Singleton, The Caregiver Lawyer, visits with Dr. Osman Ahmed, Medical Director at WellMed on the challenges of the health care system supporting caregivers.

Duration:00:29:09

Long Term Care Planning with Christina Pinto

5/22/2018
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70% of people age 65 and older will need Long Term Care at some point in their life. Estimated cost of home health aide is $46K, Adult day care services, $18K, Assisted Living $45K, Skilled Nursing $92K! Amanda Singleton, The Caregiving Lawyer, has a Candid Conversation About Care with family caregiver and Certified Financial Planner Christina Pinto about the importance creating a plan now for Long Term Care Assistance.

Duration:00:29:58

Caregiver Debt with Ryan Singleton

5/21/2018
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Not many of us have the financial security to withstand an unexpected medical event or long-term caregiving. On average, caregivers spend five to ten thousand dollars per year, out-of-pocket, to help their care partners. This can lead to insecurity and significant debt. Consumer debt and bankruptcy attorney, Ryan Singleton, joins Amanda Singleton on this episode of Candid Conversations About Care to talk about your options for managing finances in times of crisis. (Conversation on this...

Duration:00:24:08

Essential Legal Documents for Caregivers

5/20/2018
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What happens when a medical crisis strikes? Confusion, uncertainty, fear? While we can't anticipate the unexpected, we can put a plan in place to help when a medical crisis arises. On this episode of Candid Conversations About Care, The Caregiver Lawyer, Amanda Singleton discuses the important legal documents every caregiver needs to help guide us through a medical crisis. ( Information provided in this podcast is not intended for legal advice.)

Duration:00:29:44

A Caregiver's Story

5/19/2018
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Even though we cannot control life's circumstances, planning and providing support can help provide security and peace, even during times of uncertainty. On this episode of Candid Conversations About Care, Amanda Singleton shares her story about how her Mom's cancer diagnosis lead her from a trial attorney into the role of an advocate as the Caregiver Lawyer. (Conversations in this podcast are not intended to be legal advice.)

Duration:00:26:46