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Living Well Classroom Series Comes to BEST This Saturday!

On Saturday, November 1, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., join us again at the BEST Learning Center for our Living Well classroom series. Are you unsure about how to best manage an ongoing health condition? Are you tired, anxious, frustrated, in pain? Try something new! Join a safe, supportive six-week self-management workshop and discover new,…

Join Us for Two Great Classes This Week at BEST

The Brain Energy Support Team (BEST) is thrilled to announce that we have not one, but TWO great classes happening this week at the BEST Learning Center in University Place, Washington.  Tomorrow, BEST plays host to the HeadStrong Mentor Training Program which is a program designed to train professionals, family members, caregivers, tutors and anyone living or…

Caregiver’s Corner (And the Monday Kick-starter Quote of the Week)

BESTie and caregiver, Maggie DePuye-Phillips (pictured above), is back with Caregiver’s Corner (and she even provided the BEST Kick-starter Quote of the Week, see below). For this column, Maggie tackles managing the holidays as a caregiver. With the holidays right around the corner, this information couldn’t be more timelier!  Read on and feel free to…

It’s a Mutual Rescue and Lots of Love

Meet Luke and Lola. Luke is a three year old Corgi Pitbull mix and Lola is a nearly two year old Cattle Dog Pitbull mix. Both are rescue dogs and the beloved service animals of BESTies Kevin Phillips and his wife, Maggie DePuye-Phillips. The couples love for the dogs is clear and Maggie puts it…