Sylvia Thompson, BA, CMC, CDP

Sylvia Thompson, BA, CMC, CDP 
Aging Life Care Manager
Phone: 310-904-9852
Email: sylvia.thompson220@gmail.com
PROFESSIONAL SERVICES & EXPERIENCESylvia provides care management and advocacy for seniors, disabled individuals, and their families. With a background in mental health and special education, she supports clients and their families who are struggling with the changes and losses they experience. With her knowledge about the needs, services, and resources for the aging and disabled populations, Sylvia advocates for government entitlement programs and has served as an expert witness. She earned her Care Manager Certification (CMC) from the National Academy of Certified Care Managers (NACCM) and Certified Dementia Practitioner from the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP).

Services include: comprehensive assessments and care plans, future planning, navigation of resources and entitlement programs, alternative living options, elder abuse and undue influence prevention/investigation, crisis management, public speaking and trainings for professionals, as well as family consultation and coaching.

In 1992-93, Sylvia worked alongside Mother Teresa and the Sisters of Charity at Prem Dan in their Home for the Destitute and Dying in Calcutta, India. She has volunteered with a number of other organizations, including crisis hotlines, the International Rescue Committee, and the Partnership for Service-Learning. Sylvia currently serves on the Board of the South Bay Estate Planning Council. In addition, she serves on the Professional Advisory Council at Torrance Memorial.

 

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