Di wins the award for Outstanding Gerontologist for three unique features in her practice.
First, in her selfless delivery of information to a unique customer. Who is the customer? According to Di, those who need to practice, be enriched by and live Success in Aging principles include you, me – everyone – regardless of present adult age. In this theory, “aging” is no longer a bad word; it is an art and a science. By unraveling the stigma of these concepts, individuals are coming to know they are responsible for their aging process and are taking responsibility for it, creating a better world for everyone.
Second, in reshaping thought in Success in Aging by redefining the basic principles as active engagement in life, aging well within one’s limitations and the ability to pro-actively participate in decision making regarding the aging process.
Third, in her effective engagement of everyday students in aging through communication channels such as Success in Aging TV, most recent publication “Lights, Camera, Action: Everything to know about living well you can learn from the movies,” the village-like network of aging experts found in The Let’s Group®: Consulting and Consortium of Professional Gerontologists and through Web content which bridges aging information into non-traditional streams routinely trafficked by readers of all ages.
2011 Mature Media Website Awards for New Products and Technologies. Merit award for SuccessInAging.tv
2010 Mature Media Website Awards for New Products and Technologies.
2009 Mature Media Website Awards for New Products and Technologies.
2008 Gold Award Winner for National Mature Media for Policy Makers Speak.