Therapy Dog Spends Time With Nursing Home Residents #therapy #dog, #pets, #nursing #home, #about #animals, #service #dog, #assisted #living, #retirement #home, #elderly

# Javascript is not enabled. A Dog Walks Into a Nursing Home Kanwarjit Singh Boparai/Alamy Talented therapist dog, Pransky, greets a friend in a nursing home. Being at loose ends, with an empty nest and traveling husband, and sensing an excess of empathy and genius in her dog, Pransky, Sue Halpern decides to get them […]

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Depression in the Elderly: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments #depression #in #the #elderly, #clinical #depression, #symptoms, #treatment, #major #depression, #late-life #depression, #death, #grief, #widows, #cancer, #illness, #terminal, #suicide #among #the #elderly, #ect, #antidepressants, #drug #side #effects, #debra #fulghum #bruce

# Depression In the Elderly Clinical depression in the elderly is common. That doesn’t mean it’s normal. Late-life depression affects about 6 million Americans ages 65 and older. But only 10% receive treatment for depression. The likely reason is that the elderly often display symptoms of depression differently. Depression in the elderly is also frequently […]

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# Online Class: Caring for Seniors Course Description Caring for a senior or elderly relative or friend or client at home may be one of the most gratifying and rewarding experiences of a lifetime, but is one that may also be filled with frustration, physical and mental weariness, and at times, resentment. Understanding the challenges […]

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