How to View Senior Care in Montclair, NJ and How Perspective Can Change Everything

Senior Care in Montclair, NJIn the acclaimed movie, Dead Poets Society, one of the pivotal scenes was when the teacher had his students stand on their desks to change their perspective. The point of the exercise was to point out that even a slight perspective shift can have a profound impact on the way we see the world around us. The same can be said about the way that some of us view senior care.

In many instances, one of the common reasons why people don’t consider hiring senior care services for their loved one is because they don’t understand enough about it. They may have a basic idea about what this level of care is, but they also may be clouded by a range of myths and misunderstandings regarding it.

You may believe that senior care is little more than having someone come to your elderly loved one’s home and clean their dishes or help with the laundry, or that they may assist them in getting dressed or accomplishing any number of basic duties. You may also feel like it’s something that you or someone else in your family could easily do, which may lead your elderly loved one to miss out on a great deal of benefits that this level of care can provide to your loved one.

So how should you view senior home services in order to gain the right perspective that would then ‘change everything’ and how you think about it? The best way would be to change your point of view. When we change our point of view, we instantly change the perspective. You’ve heard the phrase, ‘Walk a mile in another person’s shoes,’ right? If so, then this is basically the same thing.

Sit down and think about how your elderly loved one may be feeling, and try to put yourself in their position. Maybe you wake up in the morning and struggle to get dressed. You take extra time and then make your way to the bathroom. You want to take a shower, but you’re worried that you don’t have enough strength this morning and if you slip, it could be serious.

Maybe you sit down at the dinner table after another day watching TV or reading, and you look around the empty room wishing someone was there to talk to, or help you get back out and clean the dishes.

As you can see, by simply changing the perspective a little, it can completely transform the way that you view senior care. If you’ve been avoiding considering this option for your loved one, change your perspective and you might just realize how beneficial this level of care can be.

For Senior Care Services in Montclair, NJ Area call 973-287-4718, Serving Caldwell, Clifton, Montclair, Bloomfield, Nutley, Cedar Grove, Verona, Little Falls, Belleville, Totowa, Essex Fells, Roseland, Glen Ridge, West Paterson, Fairfield, Passaic

 

About Zack Demopoulos

Zack and Phyllis Demopoulos are the Owners of ComForcare Senior Services of Fairfield, NJ.

Whether it’s in business or in life, finding the right partner is vital to the success of any union.Fortunately, Zack and Phyllis Demopoulos have found the perfect counterparts in each other.After 21 years of marriage, the couple decided to join forces in a new way with ComForcare.Zack had over two decades in healthcare at Warner-Lambert and Pfizer, and Phyllis was a stay-at-home mom of three and former Estée Lauder trainer.Their strong family values and personal experience with helping relatives who required continuous assistance led them to a business
centered on providing top-notch care to those needing it most. ComForcare is committed to providing caregiving, resources and education to families in Northern Essex and Southern Passaic counties.
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