Advanced Health Care · Education

Skills Fair Week!

My office is unusually “full” this week.  There are boxes of prizes, gifts, games and decorations.  And balloons.  Lots of balloons.  It’s Skills Fair week – the week we, as administrative/support staff, come together to devote a day to caring, coaching, teaching, and mentoring our employees.  We’ve been planning this event for a year –… Continue reading Skills Fair Week!

Advanced Health Care · Education

Counseling Awareness Month

<!—-> Counselors, psychologists, support groups, share groups?  When you see these words, what immediately comes to mind?  Is it feelings of being afraid, uneasy, or connectedness and hopefulness?  Your answer might reveal your internal attitude toward sharing your grief, sadness, or life experiences with another human.  For some of us, it comes naturally…this connecting to… Continue reading Counseling Awareness Month

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Halloween For Seniors

Halloween is quickly approaching, along with adorable children in costume, trick-or-treating for candy.  It’s a well established tradition and fun, family-friendly event. Did you know this holiday can also be a stressful time for seniors?  Some of the challenges seniors may face include: Nighttime visitors/strangers, ringing the doorbell and clad in costume Fear of falling… Continue reading Halloween For Seniors