SOM Podcast: Rabbi Michael Goldman, director of Seivah, Life Beyond Memory, for Alzheimers and Dementia

Written by: Webmaster on September 7, 2018. In this Seekers of Meaning Podcast, Rabbi Address speaks with Rabbi Michael Goldman, creator and director of Seivah, a program whose goal is to create a society, starting with the organized Jewish community, in which dementia is demystified and destigmatized and where people feel welcomed and supported after their diagnosis. Dementia isolates not only the person who directly experiences it, but also his or her caregivers. Seivah supports both people with dementia and their loved ones and helps them to stay engaged with one another. The Seivah-trained volunteer companion provides a comforting, listening, non-judgmental presence for a person with dementia and his or her loved ones. 0.75x 1x 1.25x 1.5x 2x 0:00 00:38:52 SOM Podcast: Rabbi Michael Goldman, director of Seivah, Life Beyond Memory, for Alzheimers and Dementia Apple PodcastsLeave an iTunes ReviewPlay or DownloadSubscribe via RSSSubscribe on AndroidGoogle PodcastsShare Listen in a New WindowSoundCloudStitcherTake our surveySpotifyPlayer Embed Powered by the Simple Podcast Press Player About the Guest Rabbi Michael Goldman Pretty much everyone who works with people with dementia started down that path because of someone they knew. In Rabbi Michael Goldman’s case, it was his grandmother, Jeannette Goldman, of blessed memory, who died … Continue reading SOM Podcast: Rabbi Michael Goldman, director of Seivah, Life Beyond Memory, for Alzheimers and Dementia