This is the official Evolve Senior Solutions, LLC blog by Danielle Harris.
This blog post was inspired by some recent encounters, American Holistic Nurses Association (AHNA) Beginnings December 2016 | Volume 36 Number 6, and Discover the Anxiety-Busting Power of Aromatherapy by Gina Rafkind, CPC, Reflexologist, Aromatherapy Consultant.
Mental health overall is something we ignore. I am not sure if it is because we are not aware of the impact and importance mental health has on/in our lives and on our health, but it is something I want to discuss and I am pretty passionate about. Recently, many famous people have began to speak out about mental health and even began to start up organizations to help with awareness.
Many people are living with mental health conditions. I believe that like diabetes, high blood pressure, and asthma we as nurses should educate patients on how to manage mental health conditions.
Please note, a person’s overall mental health is a produc…