Category Archives: resources – online

Caring compassionately for the elderly with dementia or mental illness.

Elizabeth Simpson’s article in today’s Virginian Pilot pointed out the great need that exists in healthcare for the thousands of people who suffer from dementia or mental illness, combined with other diseases or conditions, and further complicated by advanced age.  … Continue reading

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Neuroplasticity and the Aging Brain

We all know we need to exercise to keep our bodies healthy.  Some great research supports why it makes perfect sense that “use it or lose it” applies to our mental faculties, too.  And it’s exciting to come upon more … Continue reading

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Society for the Arts in Healthcare’s International Conference

Later this week, the Society for the Arts in Healthcare kicks off their annual conference in Anaheim, California.  I’ve attended the last two conferences and am sorry to be missing this one.  Arts in Healthcare is a new industry and … Continue reading

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