Best of 2016 Awards: Senior care just doesn’t get much better than Americare!

SeniorAdvisor.com Best Of Senior Living 2016

Congratulations to Americare for winning SEVEN Best of 2016 Awards from SeniorAdvisor.com! Americare partners with HPP to adopt the Best Friends™ Approach in their memory care communities. Americare trains every employee in the Best Friends approach, and uses the Life Story as the foundation for a personalized care plan that's built on the foundations of friendship—respect, empathy, support, trust, and humor. HPP is happy to call Americare our Best Friends, and we congratulate them for their hard work in improving the lives of elders. Full press release below. (PRWEB) APRIL 05, 2016 The … [Read more...]

Unique Alzheimer’s resource revives hidden abilities

Shirley Burdick

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com Unique Alzheimer's resource revives hidden abilities Baltimore, MD (March, 2016) — Health Professions Press has released the 10th Anniversary Edition of The Sunshine on My Face by Lydia Burdick, author of the acclaimed Two-Lap Book® series. Now available in print format and as an e-book, this beautiful anniversary edition honors a decade of connecting caregivers with their loved ones with Alzheimer's disease through a shared reading experience. Imagine never … [Read more...]

New book from HPP provides the tools to create a successful orientation program in long-term care

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP provides the tools to create a person-centered orientation program in long-term care Baltimore, MD (October, 2015) — Health Professions Press has just published Enhancing Staff Retention in Person-Centered Care Environments for Older Adults: How to Create and Implement a Comprehensive Orientation Program, by Janine M. Lange, M.S.N., R.N.-B.C., a clinical nurse educator in long-term care. Now available in print format and e-book format, this … [Read more...]

Health Professions Press Wins Award in 2015 National Mature Media Awards Program

Caring for People with Challenging Behaviors with 2015 Mature Media Awards logo

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com Health Professions Press Wins Award in 2015 National Mature Media Awards Program Health Professions Press was a winner in the 24th annual National Mature Media Awards Program. The program, presented by the Mature Media Market Resource Center, a national clearinghouse for the senior market, recognizes the nation's finest marketing, communications, educational materials, and programs designed and produced for older adults. Caring for People with Challenging … [Read more...]

New book from HPP flexes, tones, and boosts aging brains with fun games and activities!

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP flexes, tones, and boosts aging brains with fun games and activities! Baltimore, MD (June 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Brain Flexers: Games and Activities to Strengthen Memory, by authors  and aging experts Kristin Einberger and Janelle Sellick, M.S. Now available in print format, Brain Flexers is a mind-stimulating book that offers tools and resources to strengthen mental functioning. The targeted brain fitness … [Read more...]

New book of colorful art activities provides a powerful sense of connection to people with dementia and those who care for them

Creative Connections in Dementia Care

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book of colorful art activities provides a powerful sense of connection to people with dementia and those who care for them Baltimore, MD (April 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Creative Connections™ in Dementia Care: Engaging Activities to Enhance Communication, by authors and communication experts Rev. Katie Norris and Jennifer Brush, M.A., CCC-SLP. Now available in print format Creative Connections™ in Dementia Care provides care … [Read more...]

New book from HPP is an essential text on assessing late-stage dementia

Assessment Scales for Advanced Dementia

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP is an essential text on assessing late-stage dementia Baltimore, MD (April 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Assessment Scales for Advanced Dementia, by internationally recognized pioneers of the late-stage dementia field Dr. Ladislav Volicer and Ann Hurley, R.N., DNSc, FAAN. Now available in print and e-book format, Assessment Scales for Advanced Dementia brings together in one collection the best evidence-based measurement … [Read more...]

New book from HPP highlights the emotional importance of growing old in the right place

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP highlights the emotional importance of growing old in the right place Baltimore, MD (February 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Aging in the Right Place, by professor and gerontologist Stephen Golant, Ph.D. Now available in print and e-book format, Aging in the Right Place highlights the profound significance of where older people live and receive care, placing particular emphasis on the often overlooked emotional challenges … [Read more...]