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A Place for Mom experts provide insight and advice about difficult situations you and your family may be experiencing related to senior care and senior living. From transitioning your loved one into assisted living or determining the steps to diagnose Alzheimer's disease, these common questions and answers provide a helpful, professional perspective. From an elder law attorney to a gerontologist to an Alzheimer's expert, these experts can help you navigate the senior care maze.

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A Place for Mom Senior Care Experts

Alzheimer's Disease, Megan Carnarius 

Megan is a sought-after national speaker on Alzheimer's. She is also the Executive Director of Balfour Cherrywood Village, a memory care and Alzheimer's secure facility, located in Louisville, Colorado.

A Place for Mom is happy to have Megan as an expert so that she can provide Alzheimer's insight and advise to individuals and families suffering from the challenging disease. Read Megan's Q&A.

Gerontologist, Merret Mann

Merret is a gerontologist with a passion for working with elders and their families. She has more than 20 years of experience working with seniors in a variety of settings with a strong commitment to quality care. Her entrepreneurial spirit has led her to develop a few businesses including a private duty home health agency, an inte-rgenerational community program, and a personal service company in a resort community. Merret holds a Master's in Gerontology from Naropa University and a Bachelor's in Communications from the University of Colorado. Read Merret's Q&A.

Elder Law, Brandon Fields and Wright Abshire Attorneys

Brandon Fields

Brandon Fields is an elder law attorney in Boulder, Colorado. He works with seniors, their families and the disabled. Caregiver children form a large portion of his clientele. 

As elder law attorney Brandon helps clients find solutions to a wide array of issues, including long-term care planning, estate planning, Medicare, guardianship and conservatorship and special needs trusts for the disabled. Brandon is also the co-chair of the elder law section of the Colorado Bar Association and frequently speaks in the community on elder law topics. Read Brandon's Q&A.

Wright Abshire Attorneys

Wright Abshire Attorneys is a team of distinguished attorneys ready to handle the most complex elder law needs that families in Texas face. All of their attorneys have earned the designation of certified elder law attorney (CELA) by the National Elder Law Foundation, in addition to a number of other prestigious accolades.  Their firm is ranked as a Tier One law firm by Best Lawyers and US News and World Report and is among the top elder law firms in Texas. Read Wright Abshire Attorney's Q&A.

Seniors and Moving, Ann Meyerson PhD

Dr. Ann Meyerson is a Realtor and Transition Counselor. She specializes in helping seniors and their families during real estate transitions. She has developed guidelines and strategies to assist clients with the preparation and sell of a home as well as working with them throughout the move process. Dr. Meyerson has done extensive speaking on "The Psychology of Moving" to audiences exploring their options and has promoted the concept of preparing seniors both emotionally and logistically for this important transition. Read Ann's Q&A.

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