Browsing Month October, 2015

Expressive Therapies and Its Benefits !!

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Being a therapist for numerous years, I've learned that music has its place in the treatment of the elderly. The Elderly loves to hear their music of its era. Here is a great article to endorse it. Expressive Therapies for People With Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias By Kate Jackson Social Work Today Vol. 14 No. 1 P. 10The primal response to certain forms

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What Are Adult Day Centers? How Can They Help Me with My Aging Parents?

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Adult Day Centers — Options for Elder Home Care Support By Susan London, LMSW Social Work Today Vol. 14 No. 1 P. 26 Caring for elders at home may be overwhelming at times, but adult day centers can offer caregivers respite and give loved ones opportunities for social activity and/or management of medical conditions. After a hard day’s work, Margaret comes

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The Role of a Good Social Worker

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A Supporting Role in Elder Care By Kate Jackson Social Work Today Vol. 14 No. 1 P. 6 Linda K. Jenness, MSW, LCSW, is used to wearing many hats and playing a range of roles—a distinct advantage for a social worker employed at The Lillian Booth Actors Home of The Actors Fund. Among the 124 residents in this state-of-the-art assisted living and skilled nursing

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Memory Maintenance

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Memory Maintenance By James Siberski, MS, CMC; Carol Siberski, MS, CRmT, C-GCM; and Lauren Zack, OTD, OTR/L Today’s Geriatric Medicine Vol. 6 No. 6 P. 20 Cognitive rehabilitation can help patients achieve or maintain their optimum level of well-being and help reduce the functional disability resulting from the symptoms of cognitive impairment. In the United

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