The day will feature Keynote Speaker, Amanda Lindhout, New York Times bestselling author of “A House in the Sky” and expert on resilience, survival, and optimal mindset. In 2008, Amanda Lindhout travelled to Somalia and was abducted and held hostage for 460 days. She survived on her strategy, fortitude, and hope in the face of unimaginable adversity.
As well, Kari Berit, radio host, speaker, author and caregiver expert, brings her down-to-earth passion and fun to the conference. Speaking on two sessions, “The Unexpected Caregiver” and “Mental Fitness for Better Interactions,” Kari’s years of experience on the subject of aging and caregiving helps people and institutions manage transition and embrace the unfamiliar.