What About the Mental Health Needs of Older Adults?
About The Episode The Mavericks sit down with Dr. Evan Plys, Geriatric Psychologist and Researcher, and Dr. Karina Drake , Geriatric Psychiatrist, both of UC Health Anschutz to discuss the importance of mental health for older adults. The Mavericks dive deep into the importance of supporting our older adults mental health. Dr. Plys and Dr. Drake will provide excellent information around the benefits of a specialty provider trained in geriatric psychiatry/psychology. Sponsored By Serenity Engage is a HIPAA-compliant conversation platform that increases move-ins, streamlines communications, and reduces risk for senior care providers. And because better communication means less litigation, ask us how to get a 10% insurance premium discount for using Serenity. Learn more at www.serenityengage.com. Ready to get your Mvericks coffee mug? Share with us what your favorite idea from either this conversation or your own ideas and experience about how we can support our older population right now. Email or post the answer on our social media and your Mavericks coffee mug will be in the mail. If you like this episode, please subscribe! Tell us what you think, and what you'd like to see changed in senior care.