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SPOTLIGHT: Brooking Park’s Music Therapy Program

CHESTERFIELD, MO -Brooking Park resident Patrick Elder, 83, sings songs – not just for fun, but because it’s good for his health. For older adults, music therapy enhances their quality of life, helping them maintain key functioning skills and stimulating … Continue reading

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Person-Centered Care at Brooking Park: A Never-ending Journey

What is person-centered care? Person-centered care, which is integral to the concept of culture change in long term care, is increasingly viewed as an essential aspect of delivering quality care to long term care patients and residents, and, as such, … Continue reading

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Home for the Holidays By: Heather O’Brien

The holiday season is often the one chance families have to spend time with loved ones that they are unable to see throughout the year.  There is a growing trend for Long Distance Caregiving.  The family unit does not always … Continue reading

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