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The National Indie Excellence® Awards recognized Run, Walk, Crawl- A Caregiver Caught Between Generations as Winner in the Caregiving category! I admit, I’m over the moon to win in the Caregiving category! Mindful of how many selfless caregiver’s there are across the nation, my hope is to have well represented this hardworking, often overlooked assembly and moved the dial just a...

Run, Walk, Crawl- A Caregiver Caught Between Generations recently placed Silver in the Independent Publisher Book Awards in the Non-Fiction Cover Design category! This award is extra special as it’s recognition for my truly talented husband, Tony Persiani. I’m grateful for not only the beautiful cover options that he designed (shown below) but for the tireless feedback and support that he...

Run, Walk, Crawl- A Caregiver Caught Between Generations was recently awarded Winner status in the 2021 Next Generation Indie Book Awards (NGIBA) Christian category. I’m honored and humbled! Thank you immensely to the NGIBA panel of judges for reading my book and finding merit in the pages of a rundown but forever changed former family caregiver.  I hope my story can be...

Run, Walk, Crawl- A Caregiver Caught Between Generations was awarded Finalist in two categories of The 2020 Best Book Awards – Women’s Issues and Christian Inspirational. I’m proud and immensely grateful to have received recognition in these particular categories! It is my sincere hope that the book might be a help to a former, present or future family caregiver. Thank you to...

CareTribe Hosted Webinar In this approximate 50minute webinar, co-presenters, Sarahbeth Persiani, Certified Caregiving Educator, SPHR and founder of We Are Sharing the Sun and Lila Samady, a Care Navigator and licensed clinical social worker from Care Tribe review the symptoms of depression, identify who is at risk and provide strategies to help your employees and their loved ones with guidance on...

Ideally, an employee should never have to choose between their job and care giving. Unfortunately, the pandemic has exacerbated an already pressure filled workday and studies report that women are leaving the workforce in record numbers. In this podcast hosted by Rodger That, Sarahbeth provides insight to her story and explores what solutions can be offered when the standard corporate response...

See all the details here on the WE CAN website: February 11 – Caregiver Workshop – WE CAN – Women's Empowerment through Cape Area Networking (wecancenter.org) The Women's Empowerment Through Cape Area Networking (WE CAN) is holding a Caregiver's Workshop on February 11th, 2021 via Zoom at 10am. Who is helping you as you help a family member manage a health condition?...

One of the biggest corporate diversity and inclusion issues facing us this century has nothing to do with age, gender, sexuality, race, religion, ethnicity, or ability. Unlike most diversity and inclusion issues, its source isn’t always an integral part of a candidate or employee’s personal identity. And someday, you could be one of the people discriminated against, or you could...

This Can Happen is the largest gathering of companies across the world, coming together to tackle workplace mental health. A host of original, fresh and influential speakers will share insights and solutions at the biggest online mental health event on November 23-25, 2020. Alongside esteemed industry leaders, I’m thrilled to facilitate the panel discussion- Caught in the Middle, the Pressures of...

Suddenly there’s a bit less racing around to do. Social distancing has landed us at home. We’re living our new normal and facing unique challenges —those homeschooling children under 12, I’m looking at you. In many regards, it’s a blessing in disguise as the ever-desired work from home option is no longer an option: it’s the new way of the...