Jill Johnson-Young, LCSW is the CEO of Central Counseling Services in Riverside, California. She specializes in grief and loss, dementia, and trauma and is a national speaker in those areas. Her career has included more than a decade with hospice as a medical social worker and as director of social workers, chaplains and grief staff. Jill has authored several books for children and adults on grief, and is active in the Riverside Purple City Alliance. She also facilitates a monthly dementia support group in the community. After being widowed and remarrying she lost her second wife to Lewy Body Dementia.