Wendy Wells-Chanampa is a Registered Professional Guardian with expertise in senior care, a Certified Dementia Care Practitioner and Certified Dementia Care Trainer through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners and International Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. She is also a Certified PAC (Positive Approach to Care) Dementia Care Trainer through Teepa Snow, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA.
Wendy is extremely passionate about dementia care, focused on enhancing the quality of life for those affected. She flows with compassion and integrity. With more than 30 years experience working with elders, she has extensive experience in dementia awareness.
Wendy studied health care administration at Penn State University and is a certified senior center manager. In 2008, she became a registered guardian and started Senior Resource Consultants, Inc. Her practice includes care management, family counseling and caregiver training, along with education about effectively interacting with people who have dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Her love of this population is evident in her training sessions and interactions.
Having spent a lifetime acquiring experience in the dementia care field, Wendy has developed her natural ability for relating to this population successfully. Her unique hands-on approach, real life stories and experiential learning are evident in her compelling story telling. She is a frequent keynote speaker at events and conferences focused on caring for Alzheimer and dementia patients. She is also the host of seminars for teaching effective coping mechanisms and care strategies to other caregivers and care organizations.