PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Griswold Home Care, a national non-medical home care company, will host a national webinar workshop on Tuesday, October 29th from 4-5 PM EST entitled, Mental Health & Aging – An Overview of the Barriers and Solutions. Register for the webinar.
Mental health issues such as depression and anxiety are not a normal part of aging and are hard to discuss, diagnose and treat. The good news is that there are innovative programs, tools and resources that can help.
Griswold Home Care's free webinar workshop will be hosted by Christopher G. Kelly, MEd, Director of Learning and Development at Griswold Home Care.
The webinar workshop features three steps:
Step 1: Learn about the most common mental health conditions faced by older adults and their family caregivers
Step 2: Hear real stories and practical tips from a client and family caregiver who are living with depression and anxiety
Step 3: Access a Mental Health and Aging Toolkit that offers innovative tools, guidelines and resources for diagnosing and treating mental health conditions in older adults
Older adults experiencing depression or anxiety, family caregivers, professional caregivers, healthcare providers, and those generally interested in learning more about mental health and aging are encouraged to attend this webinar.
Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home. Our unique consumer-directed approach has restored balance and quality of life for clients since 1982.
Griswold Home Care was founded by Jean Griswold, wife of a Presbyterian Minister, in 1982 after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and seeing the need for quality care in her community. Jean's mission of affordable care for all continues to spread today in 32 states with over 260 locally-owned territories in the US. Griswold Home Care refers caregivers who assist older adults with aging related needs such as Alzheimer's and other activities of daily living. Visit our website http://www.griswoldhomecare.com and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
Media Contact: Derek Jones, Griswold Home Care, 855.269.8455, firstname.lastname@example.org
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