News Articles

No, She Doesn’t Have Alzheimer’s Disease

Lamorinda Weekly, June 19, 2014

Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, speaks of the challenges when learning about a newly diagnosed Alzheimer’s patient.  Linda offers some “Tools Needed to Communicate” with someone who has a dementia. To read the article please click here.

Healthy aging into your 80s and beyond

Consumer Reports, June 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, is quoted in this issue that discusses 5 keys to a long, healthful life. To read the article please click here.

A Celebration of Service

Lamorinda Weekly, April 23, 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, and Bruce Johnson, along with their staff and community professionals celebrate Eldercare Services’ 25th anniversary on March 13, 2014.   To read the article please click here.

Eight honored for their works by Contra Costa Commission for Women

Contra Costa Times, April 7, 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, is featured in this article about the eight women who were honored with the Hall of Fame award by the Contra Costa Commission for Women on Thursday, March 20, 2014. To read the article please click here.

Why marriage won’t cut your medical bills

The Wall Street Journal – MarketWatch, February 13, 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, discusses marriage as an older adult, caring for your partner and the health impact. To read the article please click here.

Isolation and Loneliness Can Be “Deadly” to Older Adults

Lamorinda Weekly, February 12, 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, discusses the recent research UCSF and University College London on how isolation can affect us all. To read the article please click here.

Executive Director In San Francisco Expects Robust Growth In Elder Care Services

CBS San Francisco, January 27, 2014
In this interview, Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, discusses the growing need for trained and experienced professionals in the senior care industry. To read the article please click here.

CHP ‘Drive Smart’ class aimed at older drivers offers tips, precautions

Contra Costa Times, January 8, 2014
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, discusses the issues that come with older adults and driving. To read the article please click here.

3 things to know when hiring home health aide

USA Today, December 30, 2013
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, gives specific tips on how to be smart when looking for home care. To read the article please click here.

Manage your parents’ money–without losing your mind

Consumer Reports, November 2013
Linda Fodrini-Johnson, MA, MFT, CMC, encourages adult children to talk with their parents about their finances, even if it is awkward. To read the article please click here.