My Dad Needs a Speech Therapist. What is That?What exactly is a speech-language pathologist (SLP), or “speech therapist,” as they are frequently called? When someone mentions physical therapy, people instantly have some understanding of what lies before them: Some part of their body isn’t working quite right and so a therapist will physically work with them in order to correct or lessen the problem. But, speech therapy? Is the therapist
December 22, 2020
ACV Honors Staff Members Who Reached A In Milestone ServiceTypically, Advent Christian Village honors staff members at a bi-annual "Service Awards Luncheon." Staff members are honored every 5 years as they continue to serve the residents of ACV. Though we were not able to host those who met this milestone for a face-to-face gathering, it is still significant to show our appreciation for the dedication and compassion they show our members each and every da
Rehabilitation After a Fall: What to ExpectWhen seniors fall, the injuries they face often lead to a compromise in their independence. Research shows that 87 percent of all fractures in the elderly are due to falling, including 95 percent of all hip fractures. If these seniors neglect to seek proper treatment and rehabilitation immediately, over half of them will likely experience a subsequent fall within a six-month period.