The Passionate Life Blog
How to Advocate to Overcome Ageism in Long-Term Elder Care
There are many ways that ageism affects long-term care of our elders. There are also several things that family members can do to better ensure quality care for loved ones, in spite of the obstacles caused by ageism.
Advocating in the Nursing Home Starting a Family Council — Part I
A Family Council is intended to be a supportive network of family members and loved ones of residents in the facility to provide sensitive and caring support, as well as important information, for the family members/loved ones as well as the residents. Find out more about the whys and hows of starting or joining a family council.
Learn How To Honor A Loved One And Heal Your Grief, by Guest Blogger Justin Black of Bereaving.net
Losing a loved one is one of the most painful experiences a person can go through. However, there are ways to help you manage your grief and honor your loved one while still taking care of yourself.
Chronic Loneliness in the Elderly: How to Help Yourself or Someone Else, by Guest Blogger, Kiara Riddle
Chronic Loneliness in the Elderly: How to Help Yourself or Someone Else By Kiara Riddle People of all ages are impacted by loneliness, which is a universal experience. Chronic loneliness in the elderly, however, is a developing issue that can have...
Four Strategies for Healthy Healing After the Loss of a Loved One, by Guest Blogger Justin Black of Bereaving.net
Losing a loved one is a painful experience and grief is a slow, nonlinear process. It can take a long time for loved ones to start feeling like their lives are anywhere near normal. However, if you focus on these four things, you will find yourself starting to heal and find purpose once again.
Getting Back to the Basics - Starting with Food
Maintaining balance and/or regaining our balance are essential to being able to find our path. The key begins with actual sustenance - good nutrition and mindfulness about what we ingest. For, without nutrients, we will very quickly lose our balance or our ability to navigate the journey.
Arrange to have Dr. Karpel speak to your organization. Many groups, communities, and companies have benefited from having insights into the process of aging and the care involved.