News & Updates

National Gratitude Month November

Dr. Marion Somers The concept of gratitude and appreciation has been around since the beginning of time. I have had as a daily practice, first meditating in the morning and

Holiday Thoughts

Dr. Marion Somers When seniors visit either your home or office, they appreciate or may need special consideration. If someone has a hearing aid, sometimes it is kind to ask

Suicide Prevention

Dr. Marion Somers September is Suicide Prevention Month. One of the strongest protections one can foster for ourselves and others is to be aware of warning signs of anyone who

World Alzheimer’s Day September 21

World Alzheimer’s Day, September 21st of each year, is a day on which  Alzheimer’s organizations around the world concentrate their efforts on raising awareness about Alzheimer’s and dementia. Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s: A Helping Hand

Dr. Marion Somers Those who are afflicted with a form of Dementia or Alzheimer’s the staff and family need to use dignified, non-judgmental and respectful language, constantly demonstrating empathy through

Blended Families

Dr. Marion Somers Blended families account for one-third of marriages in the United States. The category of blended families takes in husbands/wives with children; the other person having no children

9/11/01 Anniversary

Dr. Marion Somers It is almost 20 years since the events of 9/11 and the Twin Towers fell in New York City. During this time, our country and the world

Fishing in Alaska

By Dr. Marion Somers From my earliest childhood, I have had a fishing rod in my hand and some freshly caught worms, then I cast my line into the East