This week on the Seekers of Meaning Podcast, Tanya Yarkoni discusses her soon-to-launch online resource for caregivers for seniors, rezilient.co, a science-based coaching app that will provide tools and information for caregivers and families dealing with caregiving needs for seniors and other family members who need assistance with daily activities.
About the Guest
Tanya Yarkoni is the mother of a child with special needs who requires 24/7 care. She believes caregiving is the ultimate opportunity to build self-awareness and become a better version of yourself. Tanya is also the founder of a startup called Rezilient, a personalized, behavior change technology platform for family caregivers that reduces the chances of burnout. She is originally from England, spent many years in New York, and today lives with her family in Israel.
Rabbi Richard F. Address, D.Min, is the Founder and Director of www.jewishsacredaging.com. Rabbi Address served for over three decades on staff of the Union for Reform Judaism; first as a Regional Director and then, beginning in 1997, as Founder and Director of the URJ’s Department of Jewish Family Concerns and served as a specialist and consultant for the North American Reform Movement in the areas of family related programming. Rabbi Address was ordained from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in 1972 and began his rabbinic career in Los Angeles congregations. He also served as a part time rabbi for Beth Hillel in Carmel, NJ while regional director and, after his URJ tenure, served as senior rabbi of Congregation M’kor Shalom in Cherry Hill, NJ from 2011-2014.