Senior Life Solutions
Aging brings many joys – more time with family and freedom in retirement – but our older years can also bring difficult life transitions including the loss of loved ones and stress from age-related health concerns.
Grundy County Memorial Hospital's Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient group therapy program designed to meet the unique needs of adults, who are typically 65 years of age and older, and experiencing symptoms of depression and anxiety often related to aging.
If you or someone you know has recently experienced any of the following, this program might be right for you:
- Loss of a loved one
- Decreased energy
- Difficulty sleeping/eating
- Life transitions
- Acting as a caregiver
- Recent health diagnosis
- Chronic health condition
- Feeling lonely or isolated
- Feelings of uncertainty and worry
- Loss of interest
If you are wondering if this program may be right for you, click here to take an online "check your mood" quiz. All information provided in this quiz is anonymous.
Following an individual assessment, patients meet up to three times per week in a supportive, encouraging group setting.
The program staff includes a board-certified psychiatrist, licensed mental health counselor, a registered nurse, and other professionals dedicated to the emotional well-being of the seniors in our community.
Referrals to the program can be made by anyone, including a patient's physician, family member, self-referral, or another healthcare professional.
For more information about Senior Life Solutions, call (319) 824-4126.