Aging Life Care Professionals®, called Geriatric Care Managers for 30+ years, is a professional group that has seen exponential growth as our aging population has mushroomed. Most families in highly populated areas of the country have heard of this unique professional. At a time when many professionals begin to enter the aging world – calling themselves experts, families need to understand what assistance is available and why this particular group of professionals is best qualified to guide you on your journey with your loved ones. Aging Life Care Professionals® are experienced and licensed in a variety of related fields and their expertise can be summarized into eight knowledge areas. Join me as I talk about how an Aging Life Care Manager can benefit you and your family, with Liz Barlowe, owner of Barlowe and Associates, Aging Life Care Manager, and Board President of the national Aging Life Care Association.
Liz Barlowe, MA, CMC
As President of Barlowe and Associates, Liz Barlowe brings more than 30 years of experience in the aging and disability field. Her company provides aging life care management services in the Tampa Bay area of Florida, where she assists clients to live the fullest life possible by providing guidance, advocacy, and resources. Liz is Board President of the Aging Life Care Association (ALCA). She received the Fellow designation from ALCA which recognizes those members who have demonstrated themselves to be advanced practitioners and experts in the field of aging life care management. Liz received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from Western Carolina University and her Master’s Degree in Gerontology from the University of South Florida. She is certified to provide care management from the National Academy of Certified Care Managers. In addition to her professional roles, Liz is also a popular speaker at national industry-related conferences.