It is known that positive attitudes lead to positive results, which is very important when caring for seniors with alzheimer’s or dementia. Not only does positive thinking promote the health of seniors but also reduces depression and stress.
When you do good, you feel good. People of all ages enjoy the feeling of being a contributing member of society, a team or charity. Not only does it feel good to know that you’re doing a good deed, but it also has a plethora of benefits to a person’s physical and mental health.
Change is usually a difficult thing to go through because of the various unknown possibilities that await you on the other side. However, those unknown expectations still exist. Individuals who go through transitional care may go experience this sentiment and be fearful of new environments.
Thanksgiving marks the start of this holiday season and its important to include all of our loved ones. These gatherings provide seniors well-needed engagement and socialization, which helps reduce loneliness.