Amy Goyer, author of Juggling Life, Work and Caregiving, is a writer, speaker and consultant specializing in caregiving. She serves as AARP’s national Family and Caregiving Expert and is a recognized media authority, and has provided interviews for all major print/broadcast media outlets, including appearances on The Doctors, Dr. Phil, the Today Show, Good Morning America and CBS This Morning. Ms. Goyer started her career as a music therapist, and has worked in the field of aging for more than 35 years at the local, state, national and international levels. A passionate champion for family caregivers, Amy has been one her entire adult life, caring for her grandparents, parents and sister. She currently cares for her 93 year-old Dad who has Alzheimer’s disease and lives with her along with his service dog, Mr. Jackson—her partner in caregiving. Learn more about Amy at www.amygoyer.com and view her AARP articles and videos at www.aarp.org/amygoyer
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