NCC19 Presenter: Bruce McIntyre

Rachel Hiles

NCC19 Presenter: Bruce McIntyre

Rachel Hiles
Bruce McIntyre serves as the Executive Director of the Parkinson Foundation of Oklahoma. He is the author of four books: Thrive Anyway, Parkinson Positive, Graceful Transitions, and Resilient Life. Bruce shares his expert guidance and warm humor with thousands of people each year. He has keynoted such events as the 2016 National Caregiving Conference in Chicago, the 2019 Regional Caregiver Conference SW, as well as over 100 disease conferences, caregiving gatherings, and church events.

As a caregiver for his wife for the past 15 years, Bruce understands the world of chronic illness and caregiving. He earned a Master of Divinity in 2002 and has led the Caregiver Fundamentals Project in Oklahoma City and served family caregivers as a church, business, and nonprofit leader. He conducts Spiritual Caregiver events at churches and Caregiver Appreciation Events in partnership with nonprofits and churches. You can learn more about him at

Join Bruce for his presentation and panel discussion at the Fourth Annual National Caregiving Conference:

Session #1

Spiritual Tools for Caregivers
Saturday 10 a.m.
Whether you consider yourself religious or not, caregiving soon leads you into inherently spiritual terrain. In this session, Bruce McIntyre equips you with a sampling of simple exercises, inspires you with stories to warm the heart, and elevates your understanding of why spirituality and caregiving are complementary. Academic insight combined with belly laughs and practical takeaways...your next breakthrough could happen in this session.

Session #2

Panel Discussion: Creating a Profitable Caregiving Business
Saturday 11 a.m.
This panel discussion will explore tried and true habits and techniques successful caregiving entrepreneurs have taken to make their business profitable.

Panel moderator, Elizabeth Miller of Happy Healthy Caregiver will be diving into questions with experienced panelists who are running a profitable caregiving business with the products, services, and resources they offer.

Our profitable panelists include:

  • Beth Suereth

  • Bruce McIntyre

  • Dannelle LeBlanc

  • Jenn Chan

In this session, you'll:

  • Find out how long it can take to realize a profit

  • Identify different money-making paths

  • Uncover what ideas worked…and which didn’t

  • Surface the business activities and habits which have a direct income impact

  • Benefit from panelists sharing valuable hindsight

As a bonus, each participant will leave with a free resource to help them create time for business activities.

We are so very grateful for the support of the following sponsors of our National Caregiving Conference,
especially Embracing Carers™, this year's supporting sponsor:

~ NCC19 Agenda ~ Meet Our Presenters ~
NCC19 Virtual Registration ~ NCC19 In-Person Registration (Chicago) ~
~ Hotel Reservations ~ NCC19 Volunteer Registration ~ Sponsor or Exhibit ~
~ Testimonials ~ Virtual Caregiving Summit ~