Seminar: Moving to Assisted living during Covid-19: ‘Having the Talk”

  Make future plans topic of ongoing discussion. Promise to keep seniors involved in decisions. Present housing options with positive language and tone. Recognize why seniors want to stay at home.           Samantha Taylor is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker in the District of Columbia. She is also a certified Assisted…

November 18, 2020

Seminar: Therapy During Covid-2020

  Forest Hills of DC is pleased to present a seminar on Physical, Occupational and Speech therapy during Covid -2020 that addresses the challenges and opportunities of rehabilitation during Covid-19. Occupational Therapist, Jenna Bateman has worked for Forest Hills, as our Director of Rehabilitation. Mrs. Bateman, has a degree in Occupational Therapy and a Master’s…

October 29, 2020

Seniors and Social Isolation: Tips for Combating Loneliness

It’s long been known that social isolation among older adults is a serious concern that can increase a senior’s risk of experiencing not just anxiety and depression, but also adverse effects on physical and cognitive health. With the onset of COVID-19 permeating cities, states and countries across the globe, the factors that contribute to social…

April 24, 2020