Mom and Dad Handle With Care

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Us and Them and Talking About Caregivers While most people ignore commercials I am an avid watcher. By watching and listening to commercials I look at how we cast aging. Recently, I caught a different caregiving story told by Gillette. Often commercials depict a midlife daughter caring for her mother by a home healthcare agency. […]

How Can Aging Life Care Experts Use Social Media?

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Meet Alesia Clark – Social Media Boot Camp Attendee When is the right time for an Aging Life Care Expert to use social media? If you ask me the moment they begin their work with older adults. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to work with Alesia Clark of Engage Life Care in Carlsbad, California. While […]

Will #LatitudeMargaritaville Reinvent Senior Housing?

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Latitude Margaritaville Shakes up Senior Housing

  Margaritaville Part of A Growing Trend   With a tagline Escape to island-inspired living as you grow older, but not up, Jimmy Buffet is reinventing senior housing. While affinity communities have long existed long existed there are few in senior housing. In fact, I look back to the artist colonies and the Rainbows Santa Fe for […]

How Snapchat Can End Ageism and Negative Stereotypes

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National Senior Games On Snapchat

Is Snapchat for Older Adults? In a word yes, Snapchat is for older adults! While having lunch with colleagues, I mentioned using Facebook to reach my audience. After all when you are passionate about a topic and want to share a message where do you go? In 2017 you turn to social media. If you are like […]

.@ASAging Members Submit Your Session Proposal

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ASA conference speaker

ASA Members It’s Your Time If you are a member of the American Society on Aging (ASA) it’s time to submit your proposal. Next year our annual conference is in San Francisco on March 26-29, 2018. With this in mind now is the time to write your submission and highlight your work.  Again our conference […]