Cress is the leading national expert in Aging Life and Geriatric Care Management. She is author of Handbook of Geriatric Care Management 4th edition, Jones and Bartlett, published 2015 and known as the bible of geriatric care management. Cress is a well-known authority in midlife siblings, baby boomers, and the aging family. Her book Care Managers, Working with the Aging Family, Jones and Bartlett, is one of the few books on the aging family. In 2012 she published My Geriatric Care Management Operations Manual, an esteemed teacher and lecturer, Cress has taught at UC Berkeley, Stanford, University of Florida, San Francisco State University and numerous other universities and colleges. A sought after speaker, she has presented over 50 workshops all over the US. Ms. Cress is a prolific writer on aging, midlife siblings, aging dysfunctional families and geriatric care. She has published 6 books and over 30 articles in journals. She is CEO of CressGCMConsult and a founding partner in CHN Consultant, "Your Partners in Eldercare Development."