Personal Responsibility

RESOURCES

Selected

These websites and resources are based on a foundation of topics and compotencies that every consumer needs to know. 

--It is still under development.  If you have a question or other concern please call or email me.  I am happy to serve as a resource for information not yet listed on the website.

Legal

American Bar Association on Law and Aging
Elder Law and Advocacy – San Diego Legal Aid Society of San Diego
San Diego County Bar Association / Public
California Durable Power of Attorney - fillable PDF, (free) Rocket Lawyer.com
San Diego Elder Law Center, Philip P. Lindsley, Esq. Certified Elder Law Specialist
Law Offices of Nancy Kaupp. Ewin, Esq. Certified Estate Planning and Trust attorney.
Estate Planning 101- San Diego. Presented by Marguerite Lorenz, CLPF

Estate Planning

Mediation

gparents.com . Dr. Mikol Davis, (Psychologist) and Carolyn Rosenblatt RN, BSN, ESQ ., (Elder Law attorney, Mediator).
National Conflict Resolution Center, San Diego – Eldercare Mediation

Books Read

I will be listing more literature I've read.  The list relates to topics pertaining to aging and --and "saging". 

Financial

Managing Money

Insurance

How to Pick and Insurance Plan Consumer Reports,
Do You Understand Health Insurance? Most People Don’t , Washington Post,
Personal Insurance: Understanding Health Insurance Terms
National State Treasurers Foundation: Tomorrow’s Money for Today’s Woman
First Steps to Understanding Health Insurance Benefits , (excellent website)

Investment

Prudent Investors Network
Experts in the Uniform Prudent Investor Act.

Family Dynamics
Intergenerational Solidarity

Agingparents.com . Dr. Mikol Davis, (Psychologist) and Carolyn Rosenblatt RN, BSN, ESQ ., (Elder Law attorney, Mediator).
National Conflict Resolution Center, San Diego – Eldercare Mediation

Organization

Housing Resources

Encore.org Repurposing education and experience of older adults.

Health Care

Advance Directives

Advance Directive, State of California, office of the attorney general

Cognitive Impairment

Elder Abuse

End of Life Care

In Case of Emergency, (ICE)

How to Organize your Records in Case of Emergency : Life Hacker
FootprintID
 Medical Information in the cloud.

Healthcare Litearcy

Administration on Aging
Federal: Department of Health and Human Services
Health.org Federal: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Health Literacy –
Narrative Medicine:
> Learning to Listen, 01/03/2013 NYT Article
>Columbia University Medical Center Program in Narrative Medicine

Palliataive Care

Incapacity Planning

Bloomberg School of Public Health Agingparents.com . Dr. Mikol Davis, (Psychologist) and Carolyn Rosenblatt RN, BSN, ESQ ., (Elder Law attorney, Mediator).
Life Care Planning Law Firms Association
Life Care Planning : Kaiser Permanente
Cognitive Impairment Common Community-Dwelling and Nursing Home and Nursing Home Residents Nearing End of Life : John Hopkins

Shared Decision Making

Housing and Placement

Leider, Richard J., and David A. Shapiro.  Claiming your place at the Fire: Living the Second Half of your Life on Purpose.

Quindlen, Anna. Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake: A memoir of a woman's life

Chast, Roz. Can't we talk about something more pleasant, a Memoir

Second Acts: Career and Education

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