Resistance to Care

How do you help a loved one who doesn't want help? We speak to many adult children who would like to see their elderly parents receive support. They know that it would provide a safer environment and would even prolong … Read More

Nutrition and the Elderly

As our elderly age, nutrition is something that becomes difficult to focus on. In today's video, we are going to address some of the reasons why and also talk about some things that we can do to help with that … Read More

Sundowners - Part 2

In this video, the second part of our series on Sundowner's, we explore more techniques to help our loved ones experiencing this challenging symptom of dementia. Welcome to "The Seniors Circle," where we hope to inspire and help others by … Read More

Sundowners - Part 1

Have you heard the term sundowners? Let's dive into learning what it is, and what we can do to help someone experiencing it. Welcome to the Senior Circle, where we hope to inspire and help others by providing valuable, relevant … Read More

Parkinson's Disease

Did you know it's estimated that about 10 million people worldwide are living with Parkinson's Disease? Let's talk a little bit about it and what it is and how to recognize early signs. Welcome to the Senior Circle, where we … Read More

Elder Abuse

Elder abuse or the intentional physical or psychological harm or neglect of seniors is surprisingly common. Today we will talk about the seven types of elder abuse, the many different forms it can take and what steps you can take … Read More

What's the Rush?

In today's hurried world, it's hard sometimes to slow down. With our elderly, we really need to do that. We need to not rush them. Today we're gonna talk a little bit about rushing our elders and why we should … Read More

Advance Directives - Part 2

In part one of this two-part series, we discussed the Advance Directive and what it may contain. Now we will go into it a little further and discuss how to make sure that others are aware of what our wishes … Read More

Advance Directives - Part 1

This is the first of a two part series that will shed a little light on what an advance directive is and how they can be effectively created, stored and applied. Welcome to The Senior Circle, where we hope to … Read More

Aging in Place

When asked, the majority of seniors would answer that they'd like to stay in their homes as they age. There are many benefits of aging in place, and today we'd like to talk about some of them. Please join us. … Read More

Bathing with Dementia

It's not uncommon for a senior suffering from dementia or Alzheimer's to become resistant to bathing. It's also very frustrating for a caregiver. Today we're gonna talk about a few tips to handle bathing with a senior who is suffering … Read More

Thoughts on the New Year

Every new year brings with it a renewed desire to set objectives. Join me as we explore ways to go about it with intention and purpose to successfully meet your goals. Welcome to The Senior circle, where we hope to … Read More

Conversation with the Elderly

Having a conversation with someone you don't know very well can be stressful enough. But if that person's an elderly person, it can be even more awkward. Today we're gonna talk about some tips and topics that make conversation with … Read More

Holidays and Memory Loss

Holidays can be meaningful and enjoyable for someone suffering from dementia or Alzheimer's disease and for their families. But they can also be very stressful. Today we'd like to talk about the holidays and give some hints on how to … Read More

Wandering

If you have a loved one that suffers from Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or has some type of memory loss, you may be concerned that they might wander. Today's episode will discuss some signs that could indicate there's a risk of … Read More

Hoarding Behavior in Seniors

Today we're going to explore some of the behaviors that come along with hoarding. We're also going to share some tips to guide folks that are helping someone actually go through the process of de-cluttering. Welcome to The Seniors Circle … Read More

Hearing Loss in Older Adults

Hearing loss can be challenging to deal with, particularly with older adults. Today we're going to discuss different types of hearing loss and different ways to cope with it. Welcome to the Senior Circle where we hope to inspire and … Read More