LOU BORDISSO, MA, MDiv, EdD, LMFT, was diagnosed with younger-onset Alzheimer's disease in 2010 at the age of 56. A licensed marriage and family therapist for more than 25 years, Dr. Bordisso maintains a limited private practice providing psychotherapy, pastoral counseling, and spiritual care. Prior to his retirement, he was a hospice spiritual care chaplain. As a member of the 2011-2012 Early-Stage Advisory Group for the Alzheimer's Association, Dr. Bordisso is a national speaker and media representative. In addition to his local and national Alzheimer's commissions, the California Secretary of Health and Human Services appointed him as an Alzheimer's advisor for the Department of Aging. Dr. Bordisso facilitates seminars and workshops about mindful and spiritual living with Alzheimer's and related dementias.