Greg O’Brien Visits Springhouse
On Saturday, September 26th. Springhouse Senior Living hosted award winning investigative reporter and author Greg O’Brien for a discussion and book signing of his book On Pluto: Inside The Mind of Alzheimer’s. Diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, O’Brien discussed very candidly living with this brain disease as he tries to navigate through his work and family life. Over 50 guests were in attendance for this poignant event. O’Brien read excerpts from his book and shared personal stories of how this disease is affecting himself and his family. The audience laughed and cried during this special presentation. Also on hand, was Dr. Paul Solomon from The Boston Center for Memory. Dr. Solomon elaborated on some medical terms and treatments associated with Alzheimer’s Disease and also shed light on future treatments. An informative question and answer session followed Mr. O’Brien’s presentation and guests were given the opportunity to meet Greg and he graciously signed books for all that requested. It was an honor for Springhouse to host Greg O’Brien and Dr. Paul Solomon .
Pictured above: Nancy O’Brien (not related), Karen Pollack, Greg O’Brien and Kathy Foley.