Angela Robb is wife and carepartner for her husband, Karl, who has young onset Parkinson’s disease (PD). Angela met Karl post-diagnosis and they have been married for over twenty years. Angela is an advocate who speaks and writes about caregiver/carepartner issues. She has shared her experiences at various national and international Parkinson’s Disease conferences. In 2015, she was honored as a White House Champion of Change in Parkinson’s Disease. She is a board member of the Parkinson Voice Project.
Angela has practiced Reiki (Ray-Key) for over 19 years and has attained the level of Master in the Reiki Jin Kei Do lineage. Both Angela and Karl have taught several classes on Reiki for the PD community. She believes that all carepartners/caregivers need to find their own self-care and self-compassion.
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