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How Seniors at an Assisted Living Facility Can Benefit from Personal Consulting

Personal consulting can help seniors who are residing in an assisted living facility. Many seniors must live in this setting because they need the support the staff at the facility provides. This may be with meals, hygiene, medication, or falls.

While seniors often have people around them they live with, many continue to feel lonely. Usually, it’s because they don’t feel comfortable around new people. They don’t trust them. Since they don’t want to open themselves up to these people, they end up isolating themselves. It may not be physical isolation since they can’t do that well when in a community setting such as this, it’s more mental isolation.

Mental isolation can turn into depression quickly. When they are not happy with the people around them, they will begin to think of all the other negatives in their life. Little by little, they feel worse and worse about their situation.

Personal Consulting Can Help

Personal consulting is a great resource for seniors. It provides them with an outlet to discuss their thoughts, fears, worries, and memories. When they are able to speak to someone they can trust over the phone, they feel much happier about their situation. Instead of looking for more negatives in their life, they look for things that are more positive because they are already feeling that way when they get off the phone.

Through regular conversations with a personal consultant, any problems that occur in a senior’s life can be solved. Working together with a personal consultant means the senior can feel better about what they have to deal with in this stage of life.

Many people gift personal consulting to their aging parents because they end up benefiting from it too. When their parents have someone to speak to, they feel much better, and don’t feel the need to cling to their loved ones as much. It helps seniors become more independent!

How to Get Started

It’s easy to get started with personal consulting for seniors in assisted living facilities. All you have to do is book an appointment with Kendall Van Blarcom. Kendall has a patient ear. He truly listens to his personal consulting clients. In each session, he will hear what is being said, and then help the person come to conclusions about his/her situation. Not every session has to be a problem solving one, either. Some sessions are simply for rapport building. This means Kendall will become invested in what his client is saying to learn more about what the person is thinking, doing, and wanting in life.

It can be so good to have someone to talk to who will listen and care. That is what Kendall will do for you or your loved one.

You won’t know if it will benefit you until you try it. Book a personal consulting session now.

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Are you feeling “uneasy” about a situation in your life? Kendall Van Blarcom provides caring and compassion as your personal confidant, helping you overcome the obstacles standing in the way of your peace and joy. Sessions are conducted via a secure landline. Call for an appointment today.

Van Blarcom Consulting Mission Statement

To provide improved mental health support for seniors, education, and motivation to individuals having difficulty with life’s challenges, and to empower them to turn their life around so they can improve it with positive changes that will greatly influence their thoughts, feelings, and actions for the rest of their life.

Kendall E. Van Blarcom, Psy.M. Licensed Psychotherapist (Retired)

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Please note: I do not offer the services of a virtual counselor, therapist or geriatric psychologist. Online personal consulting is not intended to take the place of traditional face-to-face therapy, clinical assessment or treatment.

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