Specialist in Issues of Midlife & Older Adults

Monthly Archives: April 2013

“How Therapy Can Help in the Golden Years” – wonderful NYT article

Psychotherapy with Older Adults – Recognition in the Mainstream Press – Finally!

 

This article appeared today on the front page of the New York Times. I am so heartened to read the stories, watch the video and listen to the audio clips with seniors who are benefiting from trying out talk therapy with compassionate and competent psychotherapists.

 

I think it’s important to emphasize the value of finding someone you feel comfortable with, someone you can trust. Life is too short, especially in older years, to spend in therapy with anyone you don’t feel is kind, understanding and, at the same time, professional.

 

Read the whole article by clicking on the link below.

 

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/04/22/how-therapy-can-help-in-the-golden-years/?ref=science?src=dayp