This page provides information about educational materials offered by Network members. The documents, seminars, talks, and workshops are on a broad range of topics, from advocacy to professional development to self-help. Please contact each Network member individually to learn more. The information about Network members' materials does not constitute an endorsement of the materials by the Network.


Annie K. Jacobsen
Jacobsen Dementia Care Coaching

shared her expertise, focused on a specific client of hers, for "When the Diagnosis is Dementia", the third chapter of The Secret Language of Healthcare, How to Ask for the Care You Deserve by Robin L. Shapiro



ANNOUNCING an open consultation group for clinicians and care providers working with older adults with mental health issues

Aging Care Consultation Services and Aging for Life

Terri Haaga, MSW LICSW GMHS, and Karin Taifour, MA LMHC GMHS,
both Geriatric Mental Health Specialists, will facilitate the meeting and provide input, but all attendees are
encouraged to actively participate.

You are invited to bring cases and questions to present, issues to discuss, and information on community resources and services for older adults.

Please note, this is a working consult group and not a marketing or networking group.

This group is open to all clinicians or senior care professionals, but RSVP is required to ensure we have enough space for everyone.

To RSVP or for any questions, please contact:

Aging for Life

Karin Taifour, MA LMHC GMHS
Aging Care Consultation Services


Puget Sound Old Lesbians Organizing for Change (PSOLOC) have contributed to numerous books and maintain an oral history project. Please go to their website for details.



February 26, 2016
Allena Gabosch, Sex-Positive Speaker, Author, Coach and Activist, spoke on "Sexuality and Our Seniors." She pointed to the Sexual Expression Policy" formulated by the Hebrew Home at Riverdale as a model for senior housing providers to follow.