Our In-Home Care Staff
Beverly Bernstein Joie, MS
Founder and President, Complete Care Strategies
A Certified Care Manager with more than 20 years of experience as a psychotherapist, Beverly has worked in senior care since 1994, both in assisted living communities and in private practice. She is a member of the Aging Life Care Association and was a former president of the Philadelphia Chapter. She is also licensed to provide Long Term Care Insurance products. A much sought-after speaker on geriatric care management, she has contributed to numerous articles on the subject for the Philadelphia Inquirer and other news media. Beverly holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Antioch University and a master’s degree in Counseling and Human Relations from Villanova University.
Dolores Tracey Magid, M.Ed.
Executive Vice President, Complete Care Strategies
A psychotherapist for more than 25 years, Dolores is a Certified Geriatric Care Manager who has counseled individuals and families both in hospital settings and in private practice. She has been involved in numerous workshops and presentations to professional groups (such as county bar associations) on the topic of elder care planning and the role of the Geriatric Care Manager. A member of the Aging Life Care Association and a former president of the Philadelphia Chapter, Dolores holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a master’s degree in Educational Psychology from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.
Director of Home Care Operations
With over 17 years of experience in the health care field, Joanne has provided care directly as a Certified Nursing Assistant and a Home Care Coordinator. Her experience in these areas affords her a better understanding of the individual needs of each client as well as the needs of those entrusted to her care. Along with managing the daily operations of Complete Care Strategies, Joanne directs the home care registry with compassionate and responsive service to clients.
Cynthia Ellis, MSS, LSW
Cynthia is a licensed social worker with 25 years of experience working with individuals with physical and developmental disabilities of all ages on an inpatient basis as well as in the community. She also has extensive experience working with seniors. Cindy holds a bachelor’s degree in Individual and Family Studies from Pennsylvania State University and a Master’s degree in Social work from Bryn Mawr College of Social Work and Social Policy. Cynthia is passionate about her work and provides the ability to work with seniors as well as the special needs community.
Judy Ghabarou, BA, RN
Judy Ghabarou holds a BA in Sociology from the University of Tampa. She received her RN from Gwynedd Mercy University. With over 30 years of experience, she held the position of Director of Nursing at Rosemont Presbyterian Village for 12 years from 1985 – 1997. Judy was the Wellness Director at The Residence at Glen Riddle for 17 years. A skilled professional, Judy’s ability to communicate compassionately with clients facilitates health care optimization, medication compliance, and family support.
As a medical care management and private home care services company, CCS was recently recognized as one of the largest women-owned businesses in the Philadelphia region. Our certified home care managers hail from the regions we serve, including Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania, and Burlington, Camden, and Gloucester counties in New Jersey.
Our certified geriatric care managers in Philadelphia are here to give you the peace of mind you deserve. Please contact us for a free consultation to learn about private home senior care in Philadelphia and surrounding areas.