Publications from Nicole Vandiver Bryan

"Recent Developments in Elder Law," published in 2003 and 2004 in the Elder Law newsletter of the NC Bar Association's Elder Law Section.

"Elder Law Matters" Articles in Senior Directions Magazine:

  • "Attorneys Make House Calls?" (January 2004)
  • "Advance Medical Directives: Living Wills and Health Care Powers of Attorney" (February 2004)
  • "Planning for Future Incompetency - Durable Powers of Attorney v. Guardianships" (March 2004)
  • "Dispose of the Hoome to Save Nursing Home Costs?" (April 2004)
  • "InFORMation for Seniors" (May 2004)
  • "Packing Important Papers for Summer Travels?" (June 2004)
  • "Independence: Planning" (July 2004)
  • "Veterans Healthcare Benefits Were Earned" (August 2004)
  • "Financial Exploitation of the Unaware" (September 2004)
  • "Effective Communications" (October 2004)
  • "Gift Wrap Hopes for Future Health Care" (November 2004)
  • "Seven Steps From a Passionate Legal Educator" (December 2004)

"More Important Than a Will?" Senior Living Resource Magazine. (Fall 2004)

"Seven Steps to Planning for an Aging Relative," Senior Living Resource Magazine. (Summer 2004)

"The Basics and Beyond of Advance Directives," Centralina Area Agency on Aging. (June 2004)

"New Developments in NC Elder Law," with Christopher J. Leonard of Murchison, Taylor & Gibson, PLLC in Wilmington, NC. (February 2004)

"The Probate Process for North Carolina Paralegals: From Start to Finish," with Amelia K. Sutton. (November 2003)

"Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives," presented to the Aging Resource Network of Mecklenburg County. (April 2003)

"Helping Your Loved One Develop a Long Term Care Plan"

"Surviving Stresses for Caring For a Loved One"

"Preparing for Possible Future Incompetency"

Presentations by Nicole V. Bryan

Please visit www.LKNSenior.com for information on upcoming presentations.

  • "After the Will, What's My Next Step," at the Cornelius Library sponsored by North Mecklenburg Senior Services. (June 2006)
  • "Myths That Hinder Planning," sponsored by Genesis Healthcare (June 2006).
  • "Myths That Hinder Planning," at the Cornelius Library sponsored by North Mecklenburg Senior Services and at the Pines of Davidson sponsored by Alzheimer's Association (January 2006).
  • Family Council for The Summit in Mooresville, NC (September 2005).
  • "Legal Matters," presented by Caregiver's Support Group of the Alzheimer's Association Piedmont Area, Congregational Care House of Davidson United Methodist Church in Davidson, NC (May 2005).
  • "Wills, Powers of Attorney and Guardianships," presented by the Better Business Bureau at its 2005 Senior Scam Jam in Charlotte, NC (May 2005).
  • "Caregivers' Legal Concerns," presented by the Cabarrus County Caregiver Cap, Cabarrus County Senior Center, Concord, NC (March 2005).
  • "Estate Planning," presented by the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce at its Business Expo 2005 held at Davidson College, Davidson, NC (March 2005).
  • Radio Presentation on WFAE's Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins, a discussion of elder care issues and related concerns, (February 2005).
  • "Legal Matters," presented by The Haven at Highland Creek, Charlotte, NC (January 2005).
  • "Planning Ahead: Wills, Powers of Attorney and Health Care Powers of Attorney," presented at Solomon House, Huntersville, NC (November 2004).
  • "Wills, Powers of Attorney and Health Care Powers of Attorney," presented by the YMCA at Bethel Presbyterian Church, Cornelius, NC (November 2004).
  • "Long Term Care," presentation for Smith Barney Financial Advisors, Cornelius, NC (November 2004).
  • "Planning Ahead: Comparing Legal Options," presented by Blessed Assurance Adult Day Care, Charlotte, NC (October 2004).
  • "Medicare, Medicaid and Veteran's Benefits," presented by Carolinas Medical Center as an inservice for Social Workers and Discharge Planners, Carolinas Medical Center - Main, Charlotte, NC (September 2004).
  • "What is Elder Law: Elder Law Issues," presented by the Lake Norman Kiwanis Club, Cornelius, NC (August 2004).
  • "Estate Planning and Protecting Assets," presented by Raymond James Financial at Birkdale Golf Club, Huntersville, NC (August 2004).
  • "Planning Ahead: Comparing Legal Options," presented by Genesis HealthCare Network, Mooresville, NC (July 2004).
  • "The Basics and Beyond of Advance Directives," Presenter and manuscript, sponsored by Centralina Area on Aging, The Lutheran Home, Salisbury, NC (June 2004).
  • "New Developments in NC Elder Law," Presenter and manuscript, NC Bar Association, Eighth Annual Elder Law Symposium, Cary, NC (February 2004).
  • "The Probate Process for North Carolina Paralegals: From Start to Finish," Presenter and manuscript, Charlotte, NC (November 2003).
  • "Estate Planning And What You Need to Know About It," presented by the Edward Jones office of Missy Carlson, Cornelius, NC (September 2003).
  • Older Adult Health Fair, presented by the YMCA, Cornelius, NC (September 2003).
  • "Planning Ahead: Comparing Legal Options," presented by the Haven at Highland Creek, Charlotte, NC (September 2003).
  • "Seven Steps to Senior Planning," sponsored by the Mooresville - South Iredell Chapter of AARP (August 2004).
  • "Aging Parents," presented by Comfort Keepers, Huntersville, NC (June 2003).
  • "The Probate Process For North Carolina Paralegals: From Start to Finish," Presenter and manuscript, Charlotte, NC (March and June 2003).
  • "Long Term Care Planning," presented by Mitchell Community College and Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, Statesville, NC (May 2003).
  • "Powers of Attorney and Advance Directives," Aging Resource Network of Mecklenburg County (April 2003).
  • "Aging Parents: Issues and Answers," Huntersville, NC (April 2003).
  • "Elder Law Issues," presented by ADK teaching sorority, Statesville, NC (March 2003).
  • "Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia: A Starting Point," at various locations presented by the Western Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
  • "Preparing for Possible Future Incompetency," and "Early Stage Memory Loss," at various locations presented by the Western Carolina Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.
  • "Legal Issues," for Early Memory Loss Support Group, at various locations presented by the Western Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.

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