Living with animals has been scientifically proven to provide a holistic boost to health, especially in seniors. So, when someone moves in to Poet’s Walk Cedar Park, their pet can move in with them. The Pets Are Welcome (PAW) program, as a part of Poet’s Walk Signature Touches initiative, not
Skills that you have developed throughout your life are abilities that can actually help you land a job. These skills are known as, transferable skills and can be acquired through personal experiences such as:
A family caregiver is someone who takes on housekeeping or personal care tasks to an individual who is in need of assistance. Being a caregiver is a 24-hour job and a break from time to time to go on vacation or look after your own needs is very important.
This article originally appeared in Hill Country News October 25, 2018 SENIOR LIVING – Music therapy beneficial to memory care residents Residents of Poet’s Walk Cedar Park enjoy a performance by visiting musician
Transfer Trauma is a very huge issue for the older population, especially those with dementia. With that in mind, it is very important to practice proper observation techniques to eliminate unnecessary rehospitalizations.
As older adults continue to age, it becomes increasingly important to keep a proactive eye on their mental health. However, baby boomers also hold the lowest rates of receiving treatment for depression. With these things in mind, it is paramount to provide positive energy to seniors to help combat feelings of depression.