Jacquelin Berman, PhD, MSW is Director of Research, at the New York City Department for the Aging and Adjunct Professor, Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service. Her publications have appeared in the Journal of Gerontological Social Work, and the Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect; additional publications through the National Institute of Health and New York City Department of Ageing venues; multiple presentations at ASA and GSA. She is a chapter author of two Springer titles, TO GRANDMOTHERS HOUSE WE GO AND STAY (2000), and SERVING MENTALLY ILL OFFENDERS (2002). Lisa M. Furst
Lisa M. Furst, LMSW also achieved a Master degree in Public Health, and a certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy. She is the Director of Education, Center for Policy, Advocacy and Education, and the Director of Geriatric Training and Technical Assistance Center at the Mental Health Association of New York City. She has collaborated with Dr. Berman in the development and implementation of this award-winning screening and education model against which this book is based.