Dr. Diane Darby Beach is a Gerontologist in private practice in San Diego, California. She has a Master's Degree in Public Health and a Doctorate in Education and has 28 years of experience in the areas of Health Promotion, Eldercare, and Dementia. She has presented at national and international conferences and has been published in The Journal of Gerontological Nursing, The Hospice Journal, The Journal of Gerontological Social Work, and many others. She is a featured media spokesperson and author. Her latest book, Navigating Alzheimer's Disease: A Caregiver's Guide" is available on amazon.com. She teaches at CSU San Marcos and previously taught at The University of San Diego, San Diego State University, and the San Diego Community College District.