How I Survived The Challenges Of Migrating To A Different Country And My Mission To Help Clinicians

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How I Survived The Challenges Of Migrating To A Different Country And My Mission To Help Clinicians

Jenny CG-Youssef, PT, DPT, GCS, CLT-MDT

Dr.Jenny Youssef is a mentor, speaker, and educator with 16+years of PT experience. She initially worked in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and transitioned to the United Arab Emirates before coming to the United States. She was awarded her Board Certification in Geriatrics in 2015. She did her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Administration Management at the University of Montana. She's specialized in Lymphedema management and used LSVT BIG for her Parkinson's disease patients and aging adults.

She's currently working in home health and acute setting and is currently the CEO and Founder of Physiogen PT and Wellness, a mobile and Telehealth company.

Dr. Youssef created the Balance and Fall Support Group in Aging Adults using Facebook as a platform. It is a community of clients, clinicians, and healthcare providers who specialize in Geriatrics and Neurologic cases that provide content, community, and evidence-based fall prevention strategies.

Dr. Youssef's Mission is to help 100+ clinicians who want to specialize in Geriatrics, reach their goals and provide a road map and resources to see options and opportunities to be a Geriatric Specialist and Balance and Falls Ambassador. She partnered in the Functional Aging Institute and other organizations to assist other clinicians and clients provide better skills.

In This Podcast:
10:41 – Introducing Jenny CG Youssef
13:49 – Jenny’s journey
20:55 – Being a product specialist
24:34 – The challenge of migrating to different countries
29:52 – Learn how to adjust and adapt
38:11 – What does “CG” stands for?
40:55 – What is her biggest failure?
45:27 – Failure is just an event
48:34 – Where can you reach out to Jenny?
53:53 – Switch victim mode to victor mode
56:16 – Be a M-E-N-T-O-R
57:11 – Last parting wisdom from Jenny
59:25 – Always remember the word F-A-S-T!

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Dr Michael Chua PT, DPT

Dr Michael Chua is a physical therapist practising in Home Health, Skilled Nursing Facilities and Acute Care Hospital. His clinical interest involves pain management, geriatrics and dementia management. He enjoys treating patients and bringing out the best in them using positive treatment approaches, his dynamic work setting in a rural area provides an opportunity to treat a wide range from geriatrics to orthopaedics.

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