Doris Bersing

Doris Bersing is a geriatric consultant, clinical psychologist, and acknowledged expert in the challenges associated with aging. She is often asked to speak about the intersection of feminism and ageism, as well as long-term care options for seniors who desire to live in their own homes. Doris understands in detail the complex intricacies of elder care, the needs of individuals, and the impact of aging on families.

A mentor in spirit and action, Doris has devoted her life to bettering the lives of her clients, associates and students. She is often described as: knowledgeable, generous outspoken, compassionate and an agent of change.

Daring to Age Well is about fighting sexism and ageism to reclaim older women’s voices and mentor others in need. Leave the charged aging narrative that call us crone to raise as mentors.

service overview

As a geriatric consultant, Doris empowers aging individuals and their families, helping them understand the best possible options for their life ahead and she facilitates access to available resources to age well.

Doris offers one-to-one consulting, one day seminars, events and retreats in San Francisco and the greater Bay Area to empower elders to age well and coach women on a mission, to change, to grow, to mentor and be the best they can be.

Either with a comprehensive, personalized assessment of your current situation and future needs or through education on her seminars and retreats, she initiates a holistic assessment and provides a list of choices for you, as well as peace of mind for your family members. By designing a roadmap you are able to know where you are going to and the best ways to get there. Doris helps you understand how ageism, and sometimes sexism, bring you down and show you there is still lots to do around what is next in this phase of your life.

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870 Market Street
San Francisco, California 94102
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