Alzheimer's Association California Southland Chapter

Aging Interventions


About Us

Jill M. Brink, Ph.D., is a leading geriatric and dementia care specialist. Academically trained as a gerontologist, she has focused her practice and career on the assessment, care and support of older adults. In addition to her private practice, she has served as a Clinical Manager and Consultant with the Alzheimer’s Association/California Southland Chapter. She is a frequent lecturer on aging and dementia.


  • Assessment and monitoring of client
  • Crisis Intervention; available 24/7
  • Coordinate and attend healthcare appointments and facilitate communication with healthcare providers and family
  • Hire and coordinate caregiving services
  • Evaluate and select appropriate housing options and coordinate transition
  • Counseling and family conflict resolution
  • Review and oversee bill payment and finances
  • Assist with insurance matters
  • Advocate for client needs in facilities


“Dr. Brink brought warmth, insight, and understanding as she guided our family through the emotionally difficult period when my mother entered the mid-stage of Alzheimer’s. She helped my mother navigate this challenging life.” — Lynn F.