Dr. Bill Thomas is a geriatrician and a professor at the Erickson School at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He has founded two movements that aim to reshape nursing-home care: The Eden Alternative and the Green House Project. His most recent book is the novel Tribes of Eden (Sana Publications, 2012).
The creator of a new model for residential care argues that we need to change the way we think about aging, right now
The workshops encouraged older adults to step outside their comfort zones
This special report will include storytelling, news and information about how to plan for the end of your life in a way that meets your own goals and preferences.