Recommended Articles for AgeSong Today Readers

Recommended Articles for AgeSong Today Readers
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Here are Recommended Articles for AgeSong Today Readers. This reading list includes interesting and recommended articles, conversations and info on eldership, aging and elder care.

Recommended Articles for AgeSong Today Readers

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Publication | Publication Date

Author name

Empathy: The Future of Dementia Care | March 15, 2015

Matt Perry

Lessons in the Old Language | Ocotber 2012

Matthew C. Bronson

17 Things I Would Want, If I Got Forgetful [PDF]

Adapted from the original, “17 Things I Would Want, If I Got Dementia,” by Rachael Wonderlin

The Theory of AgeSong ElderCare [PDF]
Presentation | 2011

Nader Shabahangi, PhD

Shifting Values: Aging, Elders, and the Long View of Life
February, 2016

Nader R. Shabahangi, PhD

It’s Time to Change the Way We Talk About Aging | November 30, 2015

Marc Agronin

Why a Boston Suburb Combined Its High School and Senior Center | October 12, 2015

Amy Crawford

How to Maintain Positive Relationships in Teams | Sep 17, 2015

Nader Robert Shabahangi

Grief and Praise | June 4, 2015

David Goff,

Message From a “Not So Wise Old Man”
Psychological Perspectives, A Quarterly Journal of Jungian Thought | November,Volume 57, Issue 4, 2014; Pages 354-356

Glenn A. Foy

Note: Psychological Perspectives is a subscription journal. To find a copy at a local library near you…Search World Cat – An online resource to find items in a library near you.

The Act of Giving is the True Gift [PDF]

Hindu Myth- Author Unknown

A Provocative New Way To Think About Dementia | December 29, 2014

Howard Gleckman

Loss of Speech Evokes the Voice of a Writer
NYTimes | March 6, 2011

Peter Applebome

“As my muscles weakened, my writing became stronger,” he wrote recently in an unpublished essay. “As I slowly lost my speech, I gained my voice. As I diminished, I grew. As I lost so much, I finally started to find myself.” – Neil Selinger

Bringing Dementia Patients to Life
The Atlantic | January 5, 2014

Richard Gunderman

We Are Not Job-Seekers, We Are Job-Givers – Turning Unemployment into Entrepeneurship | June 2014

Muhammad Yunus

Shattering the Constraints of Aging | April 22, 2012

Matt Perry

Holland’s Dementia Village Revolutionizes Alzheimer’s Caregiving | February 20, 2014

Trinica Sampson

Meditate: A 10 Step Beginner’s Guide [PDF]

San Francisco Zen Center

Meditation: An Introduction | February 2006


Does treatment of schizophrenia with antipsychotic medications eliminate or reduce psychosis? A 20-year multi-follow-up study
Cambridge University Press | March 2014

M. Harrow, T. H. Jobe and R. N. Faull

How to Focus a Wandering Mind | July 17, 2013

Wendy Hasenkamp

A Liberal Decalogue: Bertrand Russell’s 10 Commandments of Teaching | May 2013

Maria Popova

Heartbreaking Photo Series Captures The Final Years Of Two Brothers And Lifelong Best Friends
The Huffington Post | March 16, 2014

Priscilla Frank

How Memory Care Is Reinventing Assisted Living | November 15, 2013

Dana Larsen

How to Determine Your Core Values | March 25, 2014

Nickolas Gall

Psychotherapy and the Pursuit of Happiness
The New Atlantis | Spring 2012

Ronald W Dworkin

My Suffering is God: Meister Eckharts Book of Divine Consolation
Theological Studies | Vol 44, 1983

Donald F Duclow

An Interiew with Thomas Szasz: The Myth of Mental Illness | 2001

Randall C Wyatt

The ‘Busy’ Trap | June 30, 2012

Tim Kreider

The Science of Older and Wiser | March 12, 2014

Phyllis Korkki

Judyth Piazza interviews Nader R. Shabahangi, Ph.D. CEO and Founder of AgeSong, Inc.[17:36]

Mobile Link to mp3 of Judyth’s interview with Nader here.[17:36]
The | March 20, 2014

Judyth Piazza

Awakening to Giftism
Parabola Magazine | Vol. 38:2

Nipun Mehta

The Older Mind May Just Be a Fuller Mind
The New Old Age blog | January 27, 2014

Benedict Carey

How Sleep Makes You Smart | Dececember 24, 2013

Jill Suttie

Six Life Lessons From Leo Tolstoy | December 2, 2013

Roman Krznaric

Are We Losing Our Focus?
Greater Good Science Center | December 20, 2013

Jill Suttie

A Shift to Humility: Resilience & Change | December 05, 2013

Andrew Zolli

Food for your soul – An interview with Satish Kumar | April 5, 2013

Francesca Price

Ordinary Sages-PDF | 2013

Bob Atchley

Steve Karlin and Susie Bear via | January 06, 2014

Anne Veh

The Purpose Choice: Keeping the Flame Alive
Itineraries eMagazine | Spring 2011

Richard J. Leider

Moving From Who We Have Been to Who We Can Become-PDF | Excerpt from forthcoming book

Ron Pevny

Our Earth, Our Elders[pdf]
Insight | October 2013

Nader Shabahangi

Let Us Begin With Courage | December 15, 2013

Jeanette Armstrong

The Thinking Habit That Changed My Life | September 2, 2013

Leo Babauta

From The Story of Stuff To The Story of Solutions | November 21, 2013

Annie Leonard

Annie Leonard: How to Be More than a Mindful Consumer | August 22, 2013

Annie Leonard

Handle with Care: A Conversation with Maya Angelou
Educational Leadership Mag, | September 2013, V71 N1

Amy M. Azzam

Artship In America | November 23, 2013

Richard Whittaker

Why Compassion in Business Makes Sense | November 25, 2013

Emma Seppala

A Five Year Old’s Reflections on Life & Death | November 09, 2013

Steve Lewis

The meanings of life | September, 16 2013

Roy F Baumeister

Life Lessons from 56 Up | November 04, 2013

Jeremy Adam Smith

For Baby Boomers, Aging Is The Next Frontier
[Poetics of Aging Conference November 2011] | November 25, 2011

Laura Paull

From ego-system to eco-system economies | November 05, 2013

Otto Scharmer

Voluntary Simplicity | October 22, 2013

Duane Elgin

What are the Secrets to a Happy Life? | October 23, 2013

George E Vaillant

How Therapy Can Help in the Golden Years
NYTimes Well Blog | April 22, 2013

Abby Ellin

Time is not the same in every culture and every circumstance
EMBO Reports | Issue 6, 2005

Cecil G Helman

AgeSong ASA/BFA Award Nomination
AgeSong | September 2013

We’re doing what the state should | September 7, 2013

Deborah Schoch

The Idea of a Local Economy

Orion Magazine | Winter 2011

Wendell Berry

Rise of the Feminine Woman[DOC]

Nikolas Gall

Psychotherapy and the New Pursuit of Happiness | Spring 2012

Ronald W Dworkin

Manic Nation: Dr. Peter Whybrow Says We’re Addicted to Stress | June 19, 2012

Mary A Fischer

Philosophy and Psychotherapy
International Journal of Psychotherapy | March 2001

Geoff Heath

Five Reasons to Move from “Non-Pharmacological Interventions” to
Person-Centered Dementia Care | September 12, 2013

Sonya Barsness

A Grateful Heart | January 22, 2012

John Kralik

Meaning Is Healthier Than Happiness
The Atlantic | August 7, 2013

Emily Esfahani Smith

The Meaning of Death – Stephen Jenkinson
Daily Good | August 07, 2013

Ian Mackenzie

Ask Wisely | August 6, 2013

Swami Suryadevananda

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What I Learned From Steve Jobs | July 22, 2013

Thomas Murcko, CEO of the Business Dictionary

Radical Joy for Hard Times | July 22, 2013

Richard Whittaker

Sex in Geriatrics Sets Hebrew Home Apart in Elderly Care | July 22, 2013

Bryan Gruley

Boomer Sex With Dementia Foreshadowed in Nursing Home | Jul 21, 2013

Bryan Gruley

Lessons From an Accident | July 22, 2013

Grace Damman

The Keys To Self Acceptance | Jul 21, 2013

Ocean Robbins

Bridging The Spiritual and Mundane | July 8, 2013

Bhikkhu Bodhi

8 Fearless Questions | July 8, 2013

Margaret Wheatley

The Sense of an Ending
New Yorker Magazine | May 20, 2013

Rebecca Mead

The Joy of Old Age. (No Kidding.)
The New York Times | July 6, 2013

Oliver Sacks


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