At Home Or In A Center: A Case For Therapy In Mixed Locations

Applied Behavior Analysis is a type of therapy used to help children who are on the autism spectrum. The therapy is geared toward teaching the children daily life skills, socialization, and more. The therapy can be delivered at home or in centers/clinical settings, and the choice between the two is often presented as essentially zero-sum — one or the other. But there is a case to be made for having some therapy at home and some at a center. Read More 

4 Ways To Help Your Moved One Transition Into Assisted Living

If you have a loved one who is moving into assisted living, it is important to keep in mind that this will be a big transition for them. Going from living in one's own apartment or house and moving into a facility where you are surrounded by other people your age as well as lots of assistants can be a really big transition. An entirely different environment can take some adjusting to, and you can help your loved one make this adjustment as smoothly as possible. Read More 

Kneed To Know? Knee Replacement Rehab Tips For A Speedier Recovery

Recovering from any type of joint replacement surgical procedure can be uncomfortable, but bouncing back after a knee replacement can be especially trying. Because of its unique ability to flex, swivel, and bend, plus its role in supporting the weight of the body, the knee is one of the most complicated joints in the human body. Unfortunately, these same qualities also makes it more apt to receive debilitating wear or injuries that require replacement. Read More 

Mobility Aids And Professional Care To Maintain Your Loved One’s Quality Of Life

The loss of mobility may gradually reduce the quality of your grandmother's life and result in her feeling isolated and afraid. Even if you are somewhat skeptical about moving your loved one out of her home and into an assisted living community, do your loved one and yourself a favor by learning how mobility aids and professional care can help your grandmother maintain her lifestyle and provide her with a sense of well-being. Read More 

How To Choose The Right Senior Assisted Care Center

When you're looking around for a senior assisted care center like that found at Haven Homes, you want to ensure you're making the right decision. Not only does the facility have to meet your budget requirements, but it also has to provide everything you need, whether you're looking for yourself or for a loved one. These quick tips can help you decide if the senior assisted care center you're evaluating is right for you. Read More