Bobbi Carducci is the author of the book, Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver (Open Books Press). Bobbi says, “I wrote this book for the cargivers and those who will become caregivers to let them know they are not alone when doing the hardest job they will ever love.”
Bobbi Carducci was an in-home caregiver for her father-in-law, Rodger, for seven years. Issues they dealt with included, Schizophrenia, Parkinson’s Disease, Age Related Dementia, Dysphagia, C.O.P.D, and Congestive Heart Failure. She hopes by sharing her experiences will help those now caring for loved ones at home. In addition to The Imperfect Caregiver, Bobbi also blogs monthly for The Caregiver Space and AgingCare.com
Bobbi Carducci lives in Round Hill, Virginia with her husband, Michael. Together they established and serve as co-directors of the Young Voices Foundation, a 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit created to mentor young writers across the United States. In 2006 Bobbi was named an Outstanding Woman of Loudoun County for her work in career development. She is a member of the Loudoun County Medical Reserve Corps, trained to assist members of her community in the case of catastrophic medical emergencies.
Her book for young readers, Storee Wryter Gets a Dog, earned a Gold Mom’s Choice Award for Excellence and A Bronze Living Now Award for Enhancing the Lives of Others. It was named one of the best dog books for young readers in Cesar’s Way Magazine. The official publication of Cesar Milan, TVs the Dog Whisperer.
When not writing Bobbi enjoys the company of her family and friends, frequently inviting them to join her for a glass of wine and storytelling on the deck of her home overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains. You may contact her directly via email at firstname.lastname@example.org