Posts by Michele Gose

Know These 5 Risk Factors for Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention In the last blog that we posted, we looked at Understanding a Patient’s Fear of Falling, but why are older adults at an increased risk for falls? As clinicians, we have an innate understanding of this answer, but can we articulate it to our patients, their caregivers, and the community to better educate…

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Understanding a Patient’s Fear of Falling

A Fear of Falling: How to Help It is well known that older clients are at a higher risk for falls, but how do we quantify and qualify the effects of the falls on a patient’s ability to recover? And how do we use that information in development of our plan of care? The number…

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Join us for a private screening of The Ataxian!

The Ataxian is an award-winning documentary that tells the incredible story of Kyle Bryant and his race across America.  Although afflicted with Friedreich’s Ataxia (FA), a neuromuscular disease that affects the nervous system and the heart, Bryant is is determined not to let his disease deter his ambitions. Unable to walk, Bryant, along with a group…

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