Boomers, their Subcultures and Ageing with Dr. Bill Thomas Hot
WHAT IF nearly everything we know about ageing is wrong? Dr. Bill Thomas is a revolutionary, challenging and even disrupting long-accepted attitudes about getting older, and advocating fundamental change.
Dr. Bill Thomas has built a reputation as one the most eclectic and creative thinkers working in the field of medicine. Author, entrepreneur, musician, teacher, farmer and physician, Dr. Thomas’ wide-ranging work explores the terrain of human aging.
Named by The Wall Street Journal as one of the top ten Americans shaping aging, Dr. Thomas is internationally known for his health care system innovations. He is the founder of a global non-profit (The Eden Alternative) and creator of The Green House Project, radical new approaches to reform long term care. Dr. Thomas also developed the Senior ER model of care and is now working to transform the acute care services provided to elders. He is working to inspire radical changes in how we take care of ourselves as we approach the end phase of life, and successfully challenging and even disrupting long-accepted attitudes people hold about getting older, helping millions of people help themselves. He is currently conducting a 30-city tour around the U.S dubbed the “Age of Disruption 2016 Tour” to rally communities around a new and highly disruptive understanding and approach to growth and aging.
He has authored a number of books, and his latest is called “Second Wind – Navigating the Passage to a Slower, Deeper, and More Connected Life.” His website is http://changingaging.org