Depression is a significant issue for seniors, including those residing
in assisted living residences. By being alert to the symptoms, you can
help your senior loved one overcome depression and enjoy a better quality
of life. This video explains more.
The symptoms of depression are often less pronounced in seniors than in
younger people. Look for warnings signs like diminished facial expressions
and less social engagement. Keep in mind that seniors receiving dementia
care also frequently need mental health care, including treatment for
Residents in an assisted living center like
Avalon Memory Care benefit from being part of a community, which can help prevent loneliness
and depression. If your loved one needs care for dementia in Cedar Park,
call (214) 752-7050 to learn more about our comprehensive, 24-hour treatment plans.