Connie Corley is the go-to person when it comes to questions about getting older. She is convinced that age is a state of mind and she is passionately working to create a better life for people who are facing the later years of their lives.
We in The Wisdom Factory have interviewed her twice. In this post you find the second interview we had with her inside the CONSCIOUS AGEING series for which she has been an important inspiration. We are covering many topics, for instance at minute
16:10 The Senior Moment phrase, replace with Senior Momentum!
17:14 Internalized stereotypes of ageing and attitude
21:40 Feelings about “anti-ageing” concepts and vocabulary
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Connie has been a mentor in Geriatric Social Work Initiatives funded by the John A. Hartford Foundation, and also a mentor in the New Ventures in Leadership program of the American Society on Aging (ASA). She is a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America (GSA) and the Association for Gerontology in Higher Education (AGHE), Past President of the Association for Gerontology Education in Social Work (AGE-SW), a recipient of the AGE-SW Leadership Award, and in 2004 was the Inaugural recipient of the West Coast Gerontological Social Work Career Award from the Institute for Geriatric Social Work. Cal State LA named Dr. Corley a Distinguished Woman in 2008. She is in “Who’s Who in America” and “Who’s Who of American Women.” visit her website.<(p> http://conniecorleyphd.com.
Also published on Medium.