Nov. 16, 2012
-- The holidays are a magical time, but it can also be a challenging time for caregivers and loved ones with dementia. To ensure that the holidays are as stress-free as possible, Mirador
, the only full service life care senior living resort in Corpus Christi, hosted Geriatric Psychiatrist Dr. Nestor Pradiero who presented strategies for avoiding and relieving stress during the holiday season.
“At Mirador we care about the well-being of our residents as well as their family members,” said Cory Houdmann
, director of sales and marketing at Mirador. “The holidays are such an important time for families, and we are thankful for all the information Dr. Pradiero provided to help reduce stress during this time.”
Dr. Pradiero is the Medical Director of the Behavioral Medicine Department and Director of the Geropsychiatric Unit at Christus Spohn Hospital and Founder and President of the Face-to-Face Alzheimer’s Support Group.ABOUT MIRADOR
Located in the heart of south Corpus Christi, Mirador is the area’s only full service life care senior living community. The only Masterpiece Living® community in the Coastal Bend area, the $79 million gated community includes 125 customized independent living apartment homes, each with a fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, and 24-hour emergency response system, as well as 44 private assisted living suites, 41 private rooms for dignified nursing care, and 18 private residences for memory support. Designed to enrich the lives of seniors, Mirador features 25,000 square feet of commons areas on a lush 17-acre campus with a premier location close to local restaurants, shops and attractions.
Mirador is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit senior living community sponsored by Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation (SQLC), a Texas-based nonprofit organization that sponsors sister communities Edgemere in Dallas, The Buckingham in Houston, Querencia at Barton Creek in Austin, The Stayton at Museum Way in Fort Worth, and The Barrington at Carmel in Indianapolis. For information, visit www.miradorretirement.com
, or call (361) 288-7027.