Upcoming Events at Northern Dutchess Hospital
August 7, 1-3 p.m.
This workshop is open to adults and has no cost. Registration is required. Participants must be able to attend all sessions.
During each workshop, writing instructor Beverly Sloane will help participants plan, construct and learn more about the tools for writing a vivid story that will bring their memories to life. Allison Gould, a licensed social worker from the Center for Healthy Aging, will support participants as they draw out and explore the emotional and interpersonal aspects of their stories.
Private appointments can be made between 10 a.m. and noon. Each personalized evaluation includes a physical examination by Dr. Jodi Friedman, a physician who specializes in geriatric medicine. Attendees will also receive a medication review by a pharmacist and a balance and gait test with a physical therapist. A licensed social worker will be available to discuss how to cope with fears about falling.