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Erin and Chris Bonitto

Erin Bonitto, Founder & Lead Coach
Chris Bonitto, Co-Founder & LNHA

Dementia Communication Coaching

Leading Age 2010 – Los Angeles

Dementia Communication Coaching to Prevent Behavioral Symptoms

IAHSA 2009 – London

IAHSA 2009 – London

Alzheimer’s Lounge: Interdisciplinary Program for the Real World

Interactive Dementia Education

Interactive Dementia Education

Pre-Conference & Day-Long Workshops

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Engaging Break-Out Sessions

Engaging Break-Out Sessions

Hands-On Dementia Communication Coaching

Hands-On Dementia Communication Coaching

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Dementia Communication Coaching

for Bathing, Showering & ADLs

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Dementia Communication Coaching

for Dining Room & Meal-Time Situations

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Dementia Communication Coaching

Customized Filming & Educational DVDs

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Gemini Consulting
Life Enrichment Systems for Dementia
Erin Bonitto, Founder & Lead Coach

Erin Bonitto is a sought-after speaker, educator and dementia communication coach. The founder of Gemini Consulting, Erin is renowned as the innovator of Life Enrichment Systems for Dementia, a dementia education, programming and skill coaching framework. When Erin is not providing hands-on coaching in Life Enrichment partner communities, she can be found as a popular featured speaker at aging services conferences. Erin’s seminar topics include not only dementia, but sessions for the entire disciplinary team on topics including: Dignity & sensitivity boot camps, dining & dignity, marketing & publicity, innovative activities and more. Often invited back time and again, Erin has been described as a speaker who “can bring tears to your eyes and make you laugh out loud – all within seconds,” all while delivering real-world, nuts and bolts tools that participants can put to use immediately. Care providers across the country have lauded Erin’s down-to-earth style and real-world wisdom.

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Erin and Chris Bonitto

Erin Bonitto, Founder & Lead Coach
Chris Bonitto, Co-Founder & LNHA

“This is THE BEST and most informative session I ever attended at A.A.H.S.A. This type of training will be perfect for my team.”

Leading Age Annual Meeting & Expo – Chicago

“I absolutely loved the hands on, the drawing, the scribbling, the interaction and the role playing! I will be sure to use her ideas when I give my in-services!”

Maine HCA

“Wonderful, engaging presentation with remarkable transferability from teams to CEOS and EDs. Thank you Erin & Chris!”

Leading Age Annual Meeting & Expo – Chicago

“Impressively knowledgeable.”

North Dakota LTCA

“I would have loved to have spent more time with Erin – Bravo!”

Maine HCA

Calendar

  • Apr
    5
    2016
    LeadingAge Illinois – Chicago, IL Dementia Communication Skill Coaching for Behavior Prevention (without Antipsychotic Medication!)
  • Apr
    11-12
    2016
    LeadingAge Kansas – Wichita, KS Dementia Communication Skill Coaching for Behavior Prevention (without Antipsychotic Medication!)
  • Apr
    25-28
    2016
    Warroad Senior Living Center – Warroad, MN Buddies Forever Dementia Communication Coaching
  • May
    10-13
    2016
    Minnesota Veterans Home – Silver Bay, MN Dementia Communication Coaching for FireFly Project
  • May
    17
    2016
    ACT on Alzheimer’s – Redwood Falls, MN Understanding Memory Loss, Dementia & Dementia Communication
  • May
    24-26
    2016
    The Glen Retirement System – Shreveport, LA Buddies Forever Dementia Communication Coaching
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  • Jun
    7-9
    2016
    Canterbury Woods – Buffalo, NY Coaching for Alzheimer’s-Dementia Lounge Program
  • Jun
    16&21
    2016
    Glencoe Regional Health Services A Guide to Excellence in Dementia Communication & Behavior Prevention
  • Jun
    27-29
    2016
    Canterbury Woods – Buffalo, NY Coaching for Alzheimer’s-Dementia Lounge Program
  • Jul
    20-22
    2016
    Minnesota Veterans Home – Silver Bay, MN Buddies Forever Dementia Communication Coaching
  • Aug
    15-17
    2016
    Minnesota Veterans Home – Silver Bay, MN Buddies Forever Dementia Communication Coaching
  • Aug
    23
    2016
    California Assn. of Health Facilities – Pomona, CA Skill-Based Dementia Coaching: Transforming Culture and Preventing ‘Behaviors’ without Antipsychotic Medication
  • Aug
    25
    2016
    California Assn. of Health Facilities – Berkeley, CA Skill-Based Dementia Coaching: Transforming Culture and Preventing ‘Behaviors’ without Antipsychotic Medication

Past Featured Events

‘I Already Told You… Don’t You Remember?’ 
A Guide to Excellence in Dementia Communication & Behavior Prevention

Leading Age Nebraska & NE Culture Change Coalition - Apr 16, 2013

Leading Age Kentucky - Apr 30, 2013

Client Spotlight: Vetter Health Services

A customized 3-day Comprehensive Dementia Care Conference for Vetter Health Services 30+ communities.
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