Peter S. Silin, MSW, RSW

Peter S. Silin is a geriatric care manager in Vancouver, Canada and the author of "Nursing Homes: A Family's Journey." He is a geriatric social worker and individual and couple therapist. Peter has worked in all areas of eldercare, including the British Columbia long-term care community system, nursing homes, extended care units, geriatric assessment and medicine units, acute care, in-patient and outpatient hospital units, and various family therapy settings. He is also a participant in the ElderCare Forum community message board.

"Nursing Homes: The Family's Journey" is available from and in The ElderCare Bookstore.