Sherrie All, PhD
Dr. Sherrie All is passionate about empowering people to use their brains brilliantly to live better, lead better and love better. She is a national keynote speaker, writer, licensed clinical neuro-rehabilitation psychologist, brain health expert and the owner and director of the Chicago Center for Cognitive Wellness. Her forthcoming book The Neuroscience of Memory: Seven Skills to Optimize Your Brain Power, Improve Memory, and Stay Sharp at Any Age due out in early 2021 is the first in a series of neuroscience books that inspire purpose, leadership and spectacular living.
Dr. All's Talk Topics
Missing Those You Love Who Live in Long Term Care
The effects of COVID-19 are widespread and catastrophic, and for those in senior communities, the devastation has been profound. If you have a family member living in a long term care facility, you are no doubt feeling tremendous fear and a loss of control. Join Dr. Sherrie All as she explores with you ways to cope with the ongoing uncertainty and stay connected at a distance.
Honor Your Feelings During COVID-19
Most of us have never been through anything like what we are facing with this pandemic. This is a time of intense emotions, which many of us struggle to deal with effectively. Join Dr. Sherrie All as she helps you understand the feelings you are likely having right now, from grief to joy, along with best practices for honoring your feelings as we all get through this together.
Take Charge of Your Memory: 7 Secrets of Brain Science to Boost Your Memory and Stay Sharp
Memory can be strengthened at virtually any age. Dr. Sherrie All, an expert in memory and brain health, will lead you through the 7 most commonly taught and researched strategies for improving your memory function in everyday life. She will also share with you the latest findings from neuroscience that have revealed new brain strategies that may surprise you.
Harness Your Brain Destiny: Everyday Choices to Lower Your Risk for Dementia and Change Your Life
Each one of us can build resistance to dementia or delay its onset by investing in our brain health. In her relatable and engaging style, Dr. All will review the science supporting brain plasticity and teach you how the scientific theory of cognitive reserve is the key to helping you make everyday decisions that will help you care for your brain and optimize your performance.
What’s Next? Helping Patients and Families Respond to a Diagnosis of Memory Loss.
All too often, people diagnosed with dementia or another type of cognitive decline are left thinking, what can I do to take care of myself? Putting doctors' recommendations into practice and sifting through effective treatments versus gimmicks can be daunting. Dr. Sherrie All, owner of one of the few practices offering treatment services specifically for this circumstance, will share her experience and insights for “what’s next?”
What is a Neuropsychological Evaluation and How Can it Help?
Neuropsychological testing can help health care providers, families, and individuals understand changes in thinking skills such as memory and attention, and this type of evaluation helps assist with diagnosis and treatment planning. This presentation will discuss different areas of cognitive functioning (e.g., memory, attention, language), how they are assessed with neuropsychological testing and the benefits of measuring cognitive health.
Speaking Dementia: Neuroscience-Informed Communication and Care Strategies for Dementia Caregiving Success
Caring for a person with dementia requires learning and practicing a host of new skills. Some skills we develop implicitly and some need to be tough. When care partners know more about how the brain works (or doesn’t work in dementia) they can better navigate the communication and care challenges unique to dementia care. Dr. Sherrie All, a dementia care expert and licensed clinical neuropsychologist, will share with you her neuroscience-informed, best-practices for improving your communication and care strategies to help you be more successful day to day.
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WHAT PEOPLE SAY
CAROL SHERRIN, NEW YORK
I can’t tell you how amazing you were. Honestly the best ever at PESI. Even my husband who is head of health care at his firm said you were terrific.
You do a marvelous job of making the science of the brain understandable and usable.
COREEN TALBOT, AVONDALE AZ
Truly enjoy your passion and drive!!
You are a motivated and wise woman. Thank you for sharing that with the community.
I greatly benefited from your training.