Trip of a Lifetime? Preventing Falls of Aging Loved Ones
Every second of every day, an older adult falls and one out of every 5 of these cause serious injury. Falls do not and should not be considered a normal part of aging. This presentation will discuss environmental and activity modifications that can help prevent falls.
Speaker: Cynthia Lourie, OTR/L, CAPS, ECHM , EnABLE Home Solutions
Cynthia Lourie has been an occupational therapist focusing on the older adult population for 29 years. She is a certified aging in place specialist through NAHB and earned the Executive Certification in Home Modifications through USC.