By Steve Gurney
These podcasts are recordings of our live digital discussions on the Zoom platform, to view all recordings and see the upcoming schedule, visit www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/digital-discussions
ProAging PodcastApr 28, 2023
Let's Talk About Death (Over Dinner) + Death Cafe
This was a planned discussion with Michael Hebb Author of Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): An Invitation and Guide to Life's Most Important Conversation and Co-Founder of Death Over Dinner Death Over Dinner has been one of the most effective end-of-life awareness campaigns to date; and has provided the framework and inspiration for more than a million dinners focused on having these end-of-life conversations.
Unfortunately Michael had a last minute emergency that prevented him attending (he is excited about scheduling a follow up).
This discussion was led by Steve Gurney of the Positive Aging Community. Steve shared the steps he took to host a Let's Have Dinner and Talk About Death Dinner Party. Steve walked through the steps of signing up, inviting guests and the prompts and conversations he used at the dinner.
As a special bonus Jason Popko, who hosts regular Death Cafe's in Berkley, CA shared information about the Death Cafe Movement and how his meetings help stimulate conservations on the end of life topic.
- Let's Have Dinner and Talk About Death https://deathoverdinner.org/
- Book: Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): An Invitation and Guide to Life's Most Important Conversation https://a.co/d/3sQCAGO
- Death Cafe https://deathcafe.com/
- Death Over Dinner Script Gurney Used.pdf
Marketing Masterminds in Senior Living
An interactive discussion and the opportunity to network and connect with other senior living marketing professionals! Learn new concepts
- Share ideas and challenges
- Make connections
- Much more!
Link to chat and recording https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/marketing-masterminds-in-senior-living-6081
Tech Support for Older Adults? Ryan Greene with Go Go Quincy
According to the Pew Research Center, three-quarters of those 65 and older regularly use computers, tablets and smart phones. But that doesn’t mean their technology lives are easy!
A live and interactive discussion with the team from an innovative platform started at Columbia University designed to make technology accessible for everyone! Go Go Quincy is a learning and computer help hotline offering immediate aid with email, websites, printers & more.
Contact Ryan Greene at RG@gogoquincy.com
SPECIAL OFFER FOR POSITIVE AGING COMMUNITY! Use the code PROAGING Just Call 208.557.8466 or https://www.gogoquincy.com/ to unlock 20 minutes of free support each month to any attendees and their networks/communities (this extends the typical 14 minutes without a partner code). No Credit Card is needed.
Evidence-Based Guided Meditation for Persons with Cognitive Impairment with Dr. Mansbach
A discussion with Dr. William Mansbach that explores how meditation may improve some aspects of cognition, reduce stress or anxiety, improve insomnia, and general well-being for individuals with cognitive impairment.
For questions and inquiries contact
Michael McGregor PT, DPT
- Certified Health Coach, Director, 15 For Me® Program with Mansbach Health Tools, LLC
- Cell: 443-896-6160
Real-Life Story: "Mall Walking Helped Change My Life" Staying Positive and Motivated When Your Health Changes
After shoveling snow in 2010, Al developed debilitating back and muscle pain. Throughout his extensive rehab, strength training, and treatment, he was instructed to go to a mall and start walking. Since then he has competed in the Northern Virginia Senior Olympics (NVSO) multiple times and won bronze and silver medals. Now he is focused on winning gold and helping inspire others to live purposeful, healthy lifestyles and stay active!
Contact Al Lamb at email@example.com
The Joys of Swedish Death Cleaning
A live discussion that explored the Swedish practice that involves organizing and decluttering your home to reduce the burden on loved ones of sifting through dozens (if not hundreds!) of objects to decide what is significant and what should be kept.
Discussion led by Heather Nickerson Co-Founder & CEO of Artifcts
- https://Artifcts.com use the code PROAGING for a 10% discount
PACE® - Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly
PACE serves individuals who are age 55 or older, certified by their state to need nursing home care, able to live safely in the community at the time of enrollment, and live in a PACE service area. Currently, there are 151 PACE Programs operating in 32 states and DC with a total census of 68,578
Peter Fitzgerald, Executive Vice President, Policy and Strategy with the National PACE Association
firstname.lastname@example.org | 703-535-1519 | www.npaonline.org
Innovative Dental Health for Older Adults with Dr. Seth Dubin of District Mobile Dental & Truthbrush
Poor oral health can have severe consequences. Research has shown that gum inflammation raises the risk for lung disease, heart disease, blood vessel blockage, and strokes. Join us for a live and interactive discussion that will explore challenges and spotlight an innovative and fun solution to better oral hygiene!
Dr. Seth Dubin District Mobile Dental
Alec Rogers Truthbrush
- 803 429-5957
- Click this link for a special 10% Positive Aging discount on Truthbrush! https://www.truthbrush.com
"The Health Tech Futurist" Alfred Poor, Editor of the Health Tech Insider
Discussion with Alfred Poor, Founding Editor of the Health Tech Insider Alfred will shares his insightful analysis of how groundbreaking digital technology is transforming healthcare. His global view is based on research-proven concepts, giving audiences at many levels practical information that they can put to use immediately.
Alfred Poor - The Health Tech Futurist : email@example.com
Brain Health As You Age with Dr. Simmons & Jodi Lyons
A live and interactive discussion which is part of the Part of the Living Your Best Life Series presented by CarePatrol with the co-authors of BRAIN HEALTH AS YOU AGE – A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO MAINTENANACE AND PREVENTION
Jodi Lyons Chief Care Officer, CareBrains and CEO, Senior-Sherpa
Steven Simmons Internist MedStar Health currently practicing at Brook Grove Retirement Village https://www.bgf.org/
Elevating the Global Dementia IQ with Ellen Belk, BC-DEd, CDP
A live & interactive discussion with Ellen Belk, BC-DEd, CDP, a respected trailblazer in the senior living and active aging sector for over two decades. A straight-talking thought leader who effectively advises executives to the frontlines of care.
Ellen Belk, BC-DEd, CDP
From the sidelines to the frontlines. After ten successful years in Sports Broadcasting, Ellen transitioned into the Senior Living space. She traded in her courtside seats on press row in New York City to take an entry-level job at a nursing home in Wisconsin. Certainly a unique transition. Ellen brought a fresh set of eyes and a new perspective to an industry that doesn’t crave change. Early on, she stood out as a fearless advocate for both residents in her care and the staff she supervised. Once an industry outsider now a dynamic speaker, Dementia Expert and celebrated innovative thought leader in the aging space.
Watch the recording and view chat https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/elevating-the-global-dementia-iq-with-ellen-belk-bc-ded-cdp
Technology Solution for Estate Planning with Addio
A live interactive discussion with Gabe Caldwell to learn about an innovative platform designed to help you gather the details of your life and bring them together in one plan that is simple, clear, and complete.
Special 25% discount link for Positive Aging Community
- There is free for 14 day trail period with no credit card, etc. if you decide to pay after the trial the discount will be activated if you use the link above
Gabe Caldwell | Cofounder
Visit https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/technology-solution-for-estate-planning-with-addio for the full recording, chat and more
Understanding Life Insurance Settlements
- According to research from the Insurance Studies Institute, more than 500,000 individuals lapse their life insurance policies, 2 million surrender their policies each year, yet only 3,000 took advantage of a life settlement.
- About 90% of seniors report that they might have considered a life settlement if they had been made aware of the option.
- (714) 349-7981
Troy Wirth Investment Adviser Representative with Wirth Financial & Insurance Services
Laughter Yoga & Grief Yoga
- Laughter Yoga is a tool which delivers the benefits of laughter on command and demand without relying on outside reasons and conditions of life. https://www.laughteryoga.org/
- Grief Yoga is designed for anyone looking to express and release the struggles caused by grief through movement, breath and sound. https://griefyoga.com/
Discussion Leader: Eileen Wolfington SelfCareWithEileen@gmail.com
Tips for Overcoming the Paper Clutter
A live and interactive discussion for a NEW perspective on overcoming your paper clutter! C Lee Cawley Certified Professional Organizer (fewer than 400 worldwide) she's helped people on 5 continents!
C.Lee Cawley Organizing Expert & Educator
Recording and chat at https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/tips-for-overcoming-the-paper-clutter
Reimagining Care Delivery: Toward A More Perfect Health Care System with Howard Gleckman
What would a more perfect health care delivery system for older adults look like? Howard Gleckman, an Urban Institute Fellow, journalist and the author of Caring for Our Parents, will talk about where seniors now get care, who pays for it, how to plan for care an elder may need, and the importance of family communication Presented by Reston for a Lifetime in partnership with the Positive Aging Community.
Supporting Those Living with Dementia & Reframing Challenging Behaviors
A discussion that explores fostering new skills to manage challenging behaviors and decrease stress for individuals living with dementia and their care partners.
Sydney Palinkas, LMSW, CDP
RAFT Dementia Education and Outreach Coordinator
Regional Older Adult Facilities Mental Health Support Team
- 7611 Little River Turnpike, Suite 200 Annandale, VA 22003
- Cell: 703-814-2701
What To Do With All Those Photos?
A live and interactive discussion with a leading expert on organizing, right-sizing, and preparing your legacy photo collection for your loved ones or clients. Rachel Jenkins of the Photo Archivers Produced in partnership with the Silver Group
- Mobile 443.226.9801 | Website PhotoArchivers.com
- Address 9192 Red Branch Rd, Suite 190, Columbia, MD 21045
Real-Life Story: An Amazing Healthcare Recovery: From Nursing Home to Hospice to Independence
A live & interactive discussion with Ginger Smith, a 86 year old retired Speech Language Pathologist who spent two years bedridden in a nursing home. Ginger showed a variety of symptoms including (aphasia, hallucinating, Lewy Body Dementia, and more). She was placed on hospice where all of her medications were withdrawn when she slowly started to recover. Ginger is now living independently at home and eager to share her experience with caregiving both as a care partner and person with lived experiences who has survived.
- Ginger's contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org
How Can Role Playing & Playback Theatre Help Senior Living?
Role Playing & Playback Theatre are forms of improvisational storytelling, that have limitless applications, including helping people understand each other across differences and elevating the stories of people who are less often heard in society. Join us for a discussion with a pioneer in using these art forms to communicate understanding related to aging and dementia care topics!
Erin Whalen Compassionate Coaching Playback Theatre
We guide teams in the helping profession, especially bereavement professionals, to get through their days with more ease.
The Busy Caregiver's Guide to Advanced Alzheimer Disease + Dementia Connection Model
A live & interactive discussion with Jennifer R. Stelter, PsyD author of The Busy Caregiver's Guide to Advanced Alzheimer Disease Dr. Jennifer Stelter, a psychologist working in memory care, shares a new model designed to help caregivers understand, cope with, and handle some of the most challenging behaviors associated with the disease while encouraging and reinforcing independence and quality of life for their loved ones. Her Dementia Connection Model, which is based on current scientific research, will aid you in forging a positive bond with your loved one with less frustration.
Jennifer R. Stelter, PsyD licensed clinical psychologist, certified dementia practitioner & trainer, dementia connection specialist & master trainer
- The Busy Caregiver's Guide to Advanced Alzheimer Disease https://a.co/d/2KXTtva
- Dementia Connection Institute. https://www.dementiaconnectioninstitute.org/
- Ask Dr. Stelter https://share.hsforms.com/1lKVWFY8qSgeiBJdr2_V-6gd25jg
Healthy Lighting for Older Adults
A live interactive discussion with David Thompson of Healthy Senior Lighting on how to use proper lighting and light exposure to improve Health and Vitality Proper lighting can help us Reduce Fall Risk, Depression, and Sundowning with Natural and Artificial Light, using science backed solutions
- Cell - 630-797-0808
Click here for the video recording and chat transcript https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/healthy-lighting-for-older-adults
3 Tips to Add Value to Families & Care Workers
A case study & discussion with the founder Robert Leach founder Tuesdays.care that will explore how to lower caregiver uncertainty and how to build a culture of appreciation. If you are interested in being involved in a FREE pilot project around this application contact Robert at email@example.com View on-demand recording and chat
Understanding Self-Directed Care
Join us for a live & interactive discussion with Mark Altieri of public partnerships to learn about a powerful choice that lets you or your loved one maintain control over your care. Self-directed care is a service model available throughout the country that empowers participants, who are Medicaid eligible with choice and control over the long-term services and supports that is needed to live at home.
Mark C Altieri
Author Your Last Life Lesson: A Guide for Seniors and Their Families, Amy Miller
Join us for a discussion with Amy Miller author You Last Life Lesson: A Guide for Seniors and Their Families a pioneer in using this art form to communicate understanding related to aging and dementia care topics!
How you age, and die, teaches a lesson to your loved ones that will pass on for generations or impact your community. Designing and documenting a plan empowers you to create your own legacy. By documenting your wishes, and paying for them, you will provide your family and loved ones the peace of mind and directions they need to honor you.
Parkinson's Awareness Month Special Event with Dr. Drew Falconer
Join us for a live and interactive discussion with a leader in treatment of movement disorders Parkinson disease is the second most neurodegenerative disease, after Alzheimer disease, that affects up to two million Americans, the overwhelming majority of whom are aged 60 and older.
Dr. Drew Falconer is board certified in neurology and is a fellowship-trained movement disorders specialist. He serves as Medical Director Inova Parkinson’s and Movement Disorders Center.
Estate Plan for Your Dogs or Cats? How to Protect Them
If you or your loved one could no longer care for a pet due to an unexpected accident or illness, who would?
Join us for a live & interactive discussion that will explore the conversations and legal options to ensure your pet is cared for and has a good life in case of your incapacity or death.
Amy Griboff, J.D., LL.M in Elder Law
Griboff Law, LLC
- 751 Rockville Pike, Suite 7 Rockville, Maryland 20852
- (301) 339-8725
Overwhelmed by Too Many Photos? You Aren’t Alone
Join us for a live & interactive discussion with the author of Photo Organizing Made Easy: Going from Overwhelmed to Overjoyed. Cathi will share the 5 steps professional photo organizers use to help their clients gain control of their photo collections. CATHI NELSON Author and founder of The Photo Managers https://thephotomanagers.com/
Find a Professional Photo Manager https://thephotomanagers.com/hire-a-pro/
Mid-atlantic providers: Positive Aging Webinar Handout (1).pdf
Tackling the Caregiving Crisis by Design with Esther Greenhouse
A live & interactive discussion with Esther Greenhouse, the visionary creator of the innovative Enabling Design Approach to address multiple challenges caused by the built environment with a single approach that enables to people to thrive. Raising awareness of the dis-abling impacts of the built environment on us as we age, how this increases demand for care, and how it impacts caregivers...while creating solutions via the Enabling Design Approach
- reduce the demand for caregiving
- reduce long-term care costs
- improve lives
Esther Greenhouse An internationally recognized expert on Universal Design, Aging in Place, and Age-Friendly Community Planning, Esther’s leading-edge perspectives are contributing to positive change.
Esther Greenhouse, M.S., CAPS (pronouns: she/her) CEO, Silver to Gold Strategic Consulting
- Built Environment Strategist
- Industry Scholar, Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures
- (607)592-5433 firstname.lastname@example.org
Author of Dementia Home Care How to Prepare Before, During, and After: Tracy Cram Perkins
Back by popular demand! Tracy Cram Perkins authentically shares hands-on solutions for reducing repetitive questions, melt downs, and wandering using simple fixes found at hardware and office supply stores. Tracy Cram Perkins is the author of Dementia Home Care How to Prepare Before, During, and After is a four-time dementia caregiving survivor with over 16 years of caregiving experience. It is her mission to supply caregivers with proven shortcuts to reduce the stresses of dementia care. View the previous discussions here
Real-Life Caregiving Story with Nicole Smith
The Stuff About Your Stuff Isn’t About Your Stuff with Lisa Geraci Rigoni
Join us for a live & interactive discussion with Lisa Geraci Rigoni, a professional organizer, move manager and the author of 17 Spatulas and the Man Who Fried an Egg. Lisa has contemplated why we keep accumulating and holding on to objects and at what point stuff becomes clutter. She will share the culmination of decades of lessons and conversations with her clients, with the goal to make letting go less stressful and more insightful.
Building Your Personal "Village" For Your Solo Aging, Aging in Place, Affordability and More!
Intentionally reviewing, managing, and growing our network of friends, family, and outside providers is essential our future planning. It can be empowering, fun, and saves us money too!
Join us for a live & interactive discussion that will explore the value of managing your network and specific ideas and approaches to improve your health, personal relationships, family life (and people just like family), income, and career opportunities.
Glenna Crooks, Ph.D author of the forthcoming book Longevity Pioneering: Building Your Village.
View the on-demand recording and chat transcript here https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/building-your-personal-village-for-your-solo-aging-aging-in-place-affordability-and-more
The Future of Senior Living: Discussion with Bob Kramer
Join us for a conversation with one of senior living’s most influential and high-profile thought leaders and connectors
With over 35 years of industry leadership, Bob has earned the reputation of “agent provocateur” in the seniors housing and care industry and aging services field. He has been described as an ice-cutter and scout in identifying industries and trends that will disrupt the future of seniors housing, aging services, and aging more broadly.
- Founder, Nexus Insights
- Co-founder, Strategic Advisor & former CEO, NIC
View the full recording with chat transcript https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/the-future-of-senior-living-discussion-with-bob-kramer
A JOURNEY TO DISCOVER ANSWERS FOR THE MOST CRITICAL QUESTIONS IN YOUR LIFE
Join us for a live & interactive discussion with a noted author and thought-leader who will guide us through a thoughtful and inspirational journey that explores significant questions about mortal existence, the nature of loss, and life’s most difficult challenges.
Brent Green Author of Questions of the Spirit: The Quest for Understanding at a Time of Loss; Marketing to Leading-Edge Baby Boomers; Generation Reinvention; Noble Chaos: A Novel; and WARRIOR: The Life and Lessons of a Man Who Beat Cancer for 57 Years.
For the on demand recording and chat transcript visit https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/a-journey-to-discover-answers-for-the-most-critical-questions-in-your-life
Aging with Developmental Disabilities
Join us for a live & interactive discussion with the leadership of The Association on Aging with Developmental Disabilities (AADD) Incorporated in 1994, AADD has a primary objective of bringing the aging and developmental disability fields together to create and provide best practices for people aging with developmental disabilities
Association on Aging with Developmental Disabilities https://www.agingwithdd.org/
- Katherine Farache
- Pamela Merkle
For video recording, chat and contact information visit https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/aging-with-developmental-disabilities
Discussion with the Playwright of “Because She’s My Mother”
"Because She's My Mother" by Paula Stone combines both poignancy and humor to follow the bittersweet journey of an adult daughter as she cares for both her mother and herself. Among the many issues the play raises are the challenges and conflicts of both the caregiver and care recipient as they each struggle to face loss and let go into the nature of life. This link to an unlisted youtube videorecording of the play is being offered to the ProAging Community for only streaming at no charge as a community service and not for commercial purposes.
Link on the National Alliance for Caregiving website (where the play is a Take Care Community Resource) Direct link to the play https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K47-vzRQ9ZQ
Paula Stone email@example.com
Dangers of Kitchen Fires for Older Adults - Affordable Solution
Are you concerned about a loved one, client or resident of a senior living community forgetting about pots on the stove? Cooking fires are the leading cause of home fires in the U.S. responsible for to hundreds of deaths and thousands of injuries every year!
A live & interactive discussion on this topic with Mark Baldino, the founder of the world's first smart cooktop suppression system. Learn how this innovative easy-to-install and technology can save lives.
To view the video recording, chat and more visit https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/events/dangers-of-kitchen-fires-for-older-adults
Exploring Life and Work Transitions with Dee Cascio author of Ready To Retire? and Where Will YOU Retire?
A live & interactive discussion with Dee Cascio, LPC, LMFT, BCC author of Ready To Retire? and Where Will YOU Retire? A certified coach and a licensed psychotherapist, Dee enjoys helping people create the life they desire amidst the challenges of daily living and the transition periods we all experience.
Spotlight on Seniors Real Estate Institute® with Nikki Buckelew, Ph.D., CSHP, CSDC
A live & interactive discussion about all things 55+ senior living! Learn about an innovative organization focused on educating, equipping, and empowering real estate sales pro's who serve a diverse and ever-changing mature market.
Nikki Buckelew, Ph.D., CSHP, CSDC, Co-Founder and CEO
View recording and chat https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/spotlight-on-seniors-real-estate-institute-with-nikki-buckelew-ph-d-cshp-csdc
Essential Planning for Solo Agers with Sara Zeff Geber, PhD
A live & interactive discussion with Sara Zeff Geber, PhD The Nation’s Foremost Authority on Solo Aging and author of Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers, LIVE SMART AFTER 50!, and Not Your Mother’s Retirement
Dr. Geber is a recipient of the “2018 Influencers in Aging” designation by PBS’ Next Avenue. She believes Solo Agers have unique needs in later life that warrant greater foresight and a more robust approach to planning.
Using LEGO® Bricks and Pieces to Create a Positive Experience for those living with Dementia
A live & interactive discussion with pioneers in using LEGO® Duplo® Bricks to embrace self-care, develop good support systems, release expectations, and practice mindful acceptance.
- Laura Herman and Patty Sherin authors of Brick by Brick Bonding https://brickbybrickbonding.com/
- Loretta Veney, author of Being My Mom's Mom https://lorettaveney.com/
View Recording and Chat Transcript Here https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/using-lego-bricks-and-pieces-to-create-a-positive-experience-for-those-living-with-dementia
Never Too Late: Your Guide to Safer Sex after 60
A live & interactive discussion with Shannon Dowler, MD and author of Never Too Late: Your Guide to Safer Sex after 60 (Johns Hopkins Press) A family physician who is also an expert on sexually transmitted diseases (STD), Dr. Dowler provides a refreshing overview of sexual education for people over 55. With the advent of dating apps, vibrant 55+ retirement communities, and sexual enhancement drugs, adults are sexually active well into their golden years.
- Website: https://www.shannondowlermd.com/
- Order Never Too Late: Your Guide to Safer Sex after 60 (Johns Hopkins Press): https://guitar-tarpon-jmaa.squarespace.com/book
View the recording and chat here https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/never-too-late-your-guide-to-safer-sex-after-60
Open Discussion on Caregiving with Steve Gurney of Positive Aging Community
This was an open discussion on the topic of caregiving moderated by Steve Gurney of the Positive Aging Community. The originally scheduled panel member Bobbi Carducci author of Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver fell ill - stay tuned for rescheduled discussion.
View recording and chat here https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/open-discussion-on-caregiving
Understanding the Costs of Life Plan and Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC)
According to the Age Well Study by The Mather Institute, residents of life plan communities reported more healthy behaviors and scored higher on positive measures of emotional, social, physical, intellectual and vocational wellness than did older adults living in the community at large The costs and entry fees of these communities create confusion! Join us for a live & interactive discussion to better understand the costs and benefits and a tech solution for evaluation!
Tripp Higgins, President of myLifeSite
- m: 716.200.3564
- w: www.mylifesite.net
- e: firstname.lastname@example.org
View the on-demand recording and chat
Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect with Attorney Joe Musso
Although nursing home abuse is a well-known problem, many still underestimate how common it is. In 2020 over 15,000 complaints filed with nursing home ombudsmen were about abuse or neglect.
A live & interactive discussion on this important topic with Attorney, Joe Musso the past Chair of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Long Term Care Litigation Section. Joe is the current Treasurer of the DC Trial Lawyers Association. and a member of the National Consumer Voice, the largest consumer advocacy group in America dedicated to improving the lives of nursing home residents. Joe is a long standing member of the American Association of Justice Nursing Home Litigation Group.
Discussion with Martha Calihan MD the author of A Death Lived
A live & interactive discussion on end of life care and will explore ideas on how the think about it and approach it! In 2010, Dr. Martha Calihan's husband of 30 years began to die. Being combination wife, physician and founder of Five Stones Healing Arts and Wellness Center, she did the only thing she could do – she meticulously and compassionately described what that was like. Dr. Calihan is a Board Certified Integrative and Holistic Medicine Physician and a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner.
Recording, chat and resources mentioned can be accessed at https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/discussion-with-martha-calihan-md-the-author-of-a-death-lived
Low Vision Resources with the Prevention of Blindness Society
Aging eye conditions, such as age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma, can cause permanent vision loss that affects independence and quality of life. Called low vision, this vision loss can make everyday activities seem impossible. The good news: there is still much that can be done! Join us for a live & interactive discussion to learn about the latest in in vision rehabilitation and available community resources and services.
- Suleiman Alibhai O.D, F.A.A.O
- Sean Curry, MPH Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington®
Home Maintenance and Aging in Place with Birdwatch
Aging in place is made easier when maintenance, repairs and updates are easy to access and manage. Join us for a live & interactive discussion on this topic with the founders of Birdwatch, an innovative service that delivers full-service home maintenance to members - taking the hassle and headache out of homeownership.
- Website https://birdwatch.com/ use code positiveaging to waive the Flight Plan onboarding fee
- About lisa wise https://lisawise.me/about
- Chris Rosenbaum email@example.com
- lisa wise firstname.lastname@example.org
Video recording can be accessed at https://www.retirementlivingsourcebook.com/videos/home-maintenance-and-aging-in-place
Solo Aging: Live & Interactive Discussion: Navigating Solo Network
A discussion with the founder of the Navigating Solo Network to explore the wide variety of topics of interest to solo agers and the resources available.
Ailene Gerhardt the Navigating Solo Network Founder, Solo Aging Advocate and Educator and Board Certified Independent Patient Advocate (BCPA)