Julia Soto Lebentritt is a lullabologist and author of As Long as You Sing, I’ll Dance: The Bond Not the Burden – the Blessing of Reciprocal Caregiving. Her specialty is helping caregivers of persons with dementia to discover the joy of connecting more deeply with those whom they care for, and love.
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Julia provides innovative therapeutic eldercare training and tools for professional and nonprofessional caregivers through her consulting business, Spontaneous Care Communications. Julia also directs The Lullaby Project, with support from National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, New York Council for the Humanities, and National Public Radio. She researched and co-produced a collection of multicultural lullabies, “New York City Lullabies,” a NPR program “Lullaby: The Universal Tradition,” and a multimedia show, “Singing the City to Sleep,” narrated by Odetta. As Long As You Sing, I’ll Dance is her first book about caregiving.
AS LONG AS YOU SING, I’LL DANCE
The Bond Not the Burden – the Blessing of Reciprocal Caregiving
By Julia Soto Lebentritt
Published by Spontaneous Care Communications
$19.95, 154 pages, soft cover, 2012
“A revolutionary approach for caregivers of people with dementia.”
PRAISE FOR AS LONG AS YOU SING, I’LL DANCE
“A lifelong labor of love in itself, this project celebrates a simple and timeless tradition.” –Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblett, Professor, NYU
“In over 25 years in the field of psychiatric nursing and human services, I have never come across a plan of caring for both the patient and caretaker as beautifully integrated as is found here.” –Christine Knowles, RN, BC