Posted: Wednesday, November 25, 2015
5 benefits of cultivating an attitude of gratitude
At this time of year, we’re rushed with preparations for the holidays. We have one official day when we say thanks—on Thanksgiving. But how about the other 364 days a year? Do you ever think about all that you have to be grateful for? If you do, both your physical and mental health will benefit. Here are five ways in which you can benefit from gratitude.Read Full Entry
Posted: Monday, November 9, 2015
Meet Ingleside at Rock Creek’s new staff members
Interim Director for Spiritual Life Dr. Susan Fellows keeps the door to her office open—just one sign that she cares for and welcomes all Ingleside at Rock Creek residents. Those who have concerns about family members, illness, spiritual or end-of-life questions are welcome to walk in to her office next to the chapel. She is available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays.
spiritual guide. Those who regularly attend the interfaith Sunday services know her as a guest preacher who visited the community several times during Rev. Kent’s tenure.Read Full Entry
Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015
Health Services Center resident honored for her beautiful poem
Sachiko, a resident of Ingleside at Rock Creek, has a way with words. Her poem, entered in a contest to celebrate Residents’ Rights Month, was selected as the best piece submitted by a resident of Ingleside at Rock Creek’s Health Services Center.
October is Residents’ Rights Month, an annual event that honors residents living in long-term care centers. It’s a time to celebrate and recognize the rights of every resident to live in a safe environment.Read Full Entry