IRIS WAICHLER

Patient Advocate, Social Worker and Author

Ms. Waichler has worked as a patient advocate and licensed clinical social worker for 40 years. She spent 13 years working with people with catastrophic illnesses and covering the emergency room in hospitals. She has done individual, family, and group counseling with patients and families. She is the author of the award winning book, The Ultimate Role Reversal How to Take Care of Yourself and Your Aging Parents. It was voted one of the top books on caregiving. Iris has also done freelance writing on healthcare topics for 16 years and is a regular contributor to intentionalcaregiver.com and thecaregiverspace.com.

See Iris at Caregiving, including How to Integrate Self-Care Into Your Mix of Responsibilities in the Health & Wellness track on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 2:30pm - 3:45pm.