The Power of a Comprehensive Assessment: A Case Study

By |2017-08-24T16:45:45-04:00April 4th, 2017|Care Management, Family, Parkinson's Disease, Senior Safety, Support|

Families often call me when they don’t know what do to next.  They know that they need help because they are feeling overwhelmed and health or safety issues are escalating, but they don’t know exactly what would help them. A comprehensive assessment is a way for a family to get a better understanding of the [...]

Caring for the Caregiver

By |2017-08-24T16:50:15-04:00March 14th, 2017|Care Management, Family, Home Care & Caregiving, Support|

Caring for a loved one can be one of the most selfless and compassionate acts that you can do for another person.  It can also be incredibly challenging, demanding and draining.  There are the physical and emotional aspects of caregiving, as well as the challenges of navigating the logistics of providing care.  It may feel at [...]

Making the Connection

By |2017-08-24T16:39:49-04:00December 14th, 2016|Care Management, Family, Support|

Gloria* first met Joan* as a young employee in an attorney’s office in Edinburgh in 1947. For six decades, Gloria and Joan remained friends, but over the last several years, Gloria contacted Joan less and less as her dementia gradually progressed. After Gloria moved into an assisted living community, Joan continued to write letters to [...]

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