Health and wellness: care for the caregiver

Musician, International Business Consultant, Entrepreneur, Ordained Inter-faith Minister, Spiritual Director, Health Care Professional, Speaker, Author, Lecturer, Retreat Leader, and FAMILY CAREGIVER

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MEET GREG:

  • Pres/CEO  Greg Johnson Associates:  offices in NY, London, Singapore, Jakarta, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Brunei, Los Angeles, San Francisco (1975-1999)
  • Creator of EmblemHealth, NYC CARE FOR THE FAMILY CAREGIVING Initiative
  • Senior Advisor for the CEO for family caregiving; EmblemHealth, NYC
  • Founder and Executive Chair: NYC Partnership for Family Caregiving Corps (focusing on costs to CORPORATE AMERICA due to family caregiving)
  • Ordained inter-faith minister for prayer and family caregiving:  the Marble Collegiate Church of NYC
  • Pres/CEO Greg Johnson Partnerships International, Inc. (NYC/ Bali, Indonesia)
  • Pres/CEO International Center for Family Caregiving (NYC/Bali, Indonesia)
  • Participant in the 2017 INDONESIAN DIASPORA CONFERENCE, Jakarta, Indonesia (Pres. Barak Obama, keynote speaker)
  • Member of several HHS-AoA committees on Caregiving (Bush/Obama eras)
  • Speaker at White House Conference on Aging 2005 (Published as well)
  • Speaker at the National Council on Aging, Washington, DC 2014
  • Fellow: NY Academy of Medicine
  • Advisor:  All levels of US governments (city/state/national)
  • Member of several UN committees and NGOs; guest speaker for many
  • Partner/speaker/creator with Johns Hopkins BMC and the Perper Foundation in events: NYC, Baltimore
  • With the office of the President at JOHNS HOPKINS Bayview Medical Center, Greg co-authored their signature program:  CALLED TO CARE
  • Advisor to Pres of the ASEAN Foundation (Jakarta) for family caregiving
  • Guest speaker:  TSAO Foundation Singapore
  • Advisor for Family Caregiving:  Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia, the Philippines (Initiating grass-roots programs)
  • Founder and Executive Chair: NYC Partnership for Family Caregiving Corps (focusing on costs to CORPORATE AMERICA due to family caregiving)
  • Founder of both the NYC Family Caregiver Coalition and L. Island FCC
  • Recipient of numerous awards and honors: city/state/nationally/internationally
  • 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award:  Healthcare Chaplaincy Network
  • 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award:  Friends In Deed (founded by Mike Nichols and Cy O’Neal).
  • Author: many books and booklets including:  Peace, Be Still;  Care for the Family Caregiver; A Place to Start;  Called to Care and others
  • Internationally renowned speaker:  ASEAN………..EAST MEETS WEST………in 29 nations/ 30 states in the US……Known internationally as “Bapak Indonesia dari NY” (Mr. Indonesia from NY)
  • Event planner and host of events/parties/concerts/conferences: Rockefeller Foundation, Ford-Germany, Aspen Institute, Java Computer Co, etc.
  • Conductor, Pianist, Singer, Cabaret appearances:  Domestically and Internationally (From the Village to Carnegie Hall to Singapore Symphony Hall)

 

TOPICS (partial listing)

 

Family Caregiving:

  • YOU ARE NOT ALONE
  • NAME IT; AND KNOW ITS MANY FACES
  • FAMILY CAREGIVING:  the Cost to Corporations and Employees—THERE IS HELP
  • THE SOLUTION IS IN THE PROBLEM

ADDICTION/RECOVERY:

  • SPIRITUALITY-RELIGION: The Real Essence of  Each
  • S.M.---An Immune Spiritual Malfunction

MOTIVATIONAL:

  • FREEDOM IN FORGIVENSS
  • BODY-MIND-SPIRIT
  • Pieces of Me and Pieces of You: PUT US ALL BACK TOGETHER
  • Gratitude; the Essence of Life
  • Grace—Growth—Gratitude
  • YOUR OWN BEST YOU
  • WOUNDED BY RELIGION? You are not alone……….