Speaking Topics

Dr. Helman and Heidi speak on stress reduction, brain integration, and intimacy.

STRESS REDUCTION–FOCUS: Decreasing Stress to Save Lives

Caregiver Stress book cover

BRAIN INTEGRATION–Author of “Caregiver Stress: Neurobiology to the Rescue”


INTIMACY–FOCUS: Relational Neuroscience and Emotional Intelligence (EQ), AASECT-Certified Sexuality Educator, Author of “The Neuroscience of Dating”

STRESS AND SEX” are their two general topics as speakers



Stress Reduction and heart health are discussed in this recent educational lecture


Hire them for events:

  • Keynote speaking
  • 60 or 90 minute presentations
  • Workshops (stress reduction techniques in action)
  • Full or half day events (click here for an example of an event)
  • Staff trainings (stress management, improving one’s physical, mental, & emotional health)




Speaking experience includes plenary speaking, CEU seminars, articles, media interviews, as well as state and national conferences including:

Aging in America National Conference

National Association of Social Workers Florida chapter

Aging Life Care Association (formerly NAPGCM)

Florida Assisted Living Association

Florida Association of Directors of Nurse Administration

The Guardian Association of Pinellas

Florida Health Care Social Worker’s Association

Florida Conference on Aging


For more information or to book a speaking engagement call 727-417-3016 or email: HeidiCrockett at gee mail.com


Below is a sample listing of presentations*:

“De-Stress Success”

“Practical Tips to Reduce Caregiver Stress”

“Let’s Party! A Laughter Party to Improve Brain Health” (Small example Laughter Yoga)

“Love on the Brain”

“The 5 Love Languages for Caregivers”


Optimal Health three part series:

Optimal Mental Health: Neurobiology and Brain Games

Optimal Physical Health: Using Neurobiology to Improve Eating Habits

Optimal Emotional Health: Using Neurobiology to Improve Relationships” 


Healthy Aging:

Healthy Aging: Top Ten List

“Healthy Eating for One”

“Spring Cleaning Inside and Out”

Grief and Neurobiology:

“Grief: What Happens in the Brain When Grieving and What You Can Do to Help”

“Grief: Letting Go of What Holds You Back”


Brain Health and Intimacy Tips

“Sexcessful Aging”

“Dating for Seniors: Safety and Fun in the Later Years”

Seniors and Sexuality in the 21st Century

“It’s Time to Talk About…Sex After 60”

“Emotional Distress After A Dementia Diagnosis: How to Reconnect”

“How Many Shades of Grey: Sexuality and Dementia

“Understanding the Specific Needs of LGBT Older Adults”


*Dr. Helman and Heidi tailor each presentation depending on their audience and the objectives and needs of the organization hiring them.


INTIMACY VIDEO: Relational Neuroscience for Caregivers

(There’s an activity at first to get the audience moving after a long day of listening to speakers, then the presentation starts at minute 5.  Quick demo view: start time 7:30 to 9:00)




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