About David Solie
David Solie is an author, educator, speaker, and thought leader in the area of geriatric and intergenerational communication. His book How To Say It To Seniors: Closing the Communication Gap with Our Elders is a landmark text that has been read and reread by legions of baby boomers searching for a better approach to working with their parents and other older adults. It offers unique insights and proven, practical communication strategies that help professionals and laypersons alike interact more compassionately and effectively with older adults.
His new book Caregiver Mind Maps: New Tools for Eldercare is a collection of ten mind maps created for anyone working on the front lines of caregiving for older adults. Their simplicity and efficiency prove ideal for the caregiver world of competing obligations, increasing complexity, and inconvenient timing.
David Solie is a gifted speaker whose keynote and breakout presentations on communication between generations have won critical acclaim from audiences throughout the United States and Canada. His compelling stories, unique insights, humor, compassion, and inspirational delivery have made him a favorite of financial advisors, attorneys, accountants, senior service professionals, planned giving specialists, caregivers, and general audiences.
David Solie is a graduate of the University of Washington, University of Manitoba, the University of Colorado Medical School, and practiced a number years in family medicine as a licensed physician assistant.