Health professionals attending the Age of Disruption Tour’s newest event Disrupt Dementia can now earn CEU credits for participating in the innovative workshop.
He calls himself a revolutionary. The Wall Street Journal called him one of America’s top 10 innovators.
For 20 years, Dr. Bill Thomas, a Harvard-trained geriatrician, has worked to improve the way nursing home care is delivered. He has encouraged caregivers to treat “residents” as people who need care, not just patients who need treatment.
Dr. Bill Thomas joins Mike Olender and David Gwilt on WBT Charlotte Talk Radio to discuss what we get wrong about aging in America.
By Michele Parente, San Diego Union-Tribune “The baby boom has changed every life stage they’ve been a part of,” said Dr. Bill Thomas, whose Age of Disruption Tour is making its way to 30 cities across the country. “As this giant generation faces this life stage, they’re going to say, ‘hey no, I don’t like that.’” […]
This year on Dr. Bill Thomas’ Age of Disruption Tour the lobby will be a place where you can P.L.A.Y. Life’s Most Dangerous Game with interactive stations.
Much of our youth is dedicated to figuring out what we believe and getting good– at something. We begin to play “life’s most dangerous game” when we reach the point that we are able to challenge the concept that our identity is defined narrowly by our accumulated skills and beliefs.
Michael Rossato-Bennett, director of the award-winning documentary, Alive Inside, is teaming up with Dr. Bill Thomas’ Age of Disruption Tour to create a first-of-its kind workshop to Disrupt Dementia.
Sometimes those of us who are keen on improving health care talk about the need to make care “person-centered.” The thing is that there are people in the world who aren’t “experts” but they understand, in the marrow of their bones, that care is a habit of the heart. Gregorgy Blohm was one of those […]
Dr. Bill Thomas, founder of The Eden Alternative and Green House Project, and Ashton Applewhite, activist and author of the upcoming book “This Chair Rocks, A Manifesto Against Ageism,” invite you to join them for a spirited conversation and Q&A session.