A New Approach to Elder Care
Expert Panel Session | CNNC 2020
Cannabis and dementia, aging and Alzheimers
How can age-related illnesses be prevented or delayed?
Learn from experts who describe the current use of cannabis in dementia care, and recent, exciting scientific studies showing the efficacy of cannabis in the prevention and treatment of symptoms associated with brain disorders such as Alzheimer's disease.
Writer/educator Linda Jacobson founded EldersTogether in 2009 to help transform the experience and perception of eldercare, and to promote non-pharmacological strategies for brain wellness.
BARBARA BLASER worked in the mental health field for over 30 years. She was the Director of the Illinois MISA Institute University of Chicago when she and her family moved to California in 2002. Barbara retired in 2013 from Clinical Director position in a local hospice. In 2015 she returned to work as Clinical Director at Magnolia Wellness.