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Caregiver's Guide to Understanding Care Options

September 8, 2021
Dementia care is not one size fits all. Each person, each stage, and each family is unique. Learn about multiple care options to plan and evaluate what is right for your family.


Vanessa Bishop, Founder, Elder Care Consultants
Vanessa Rosengart Bishop founded Elder Care Consultants, Inc. in 2001 as an interdisciplinary team that provides care management for the aging and disabled populations in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC.

Vanessa has specialized in Aging Life Care Management Services since 1998. She was interviewed as a subject matter expert for the New York Times article, “Deciding Care for Elderly Patients in Declining Health” because of her expertise in Aging Life Care Management and in the field of Social Work.

Her areas of practice include care and case management, crisis intervention, advocacy, counseling, consultation, education, placement and the assessment of mental and functional capacity. Her knowledge and experience base is constantly updated by active practice and involvement in her areas of concentration and specialties.



"After meeting with you, I've changed my approach in dealing with her memory loss, and my wife and I are so much happier."