Robert Best, NHA is Executive Director of Laureate Group’s Oak Hill Terrace community in Waukesha. He is a licensed health care administrator and has almost 30 years of experience working with older adults in a variety of settings, including skilled nursing facilities, senior housing, home care and assisted living. He is a fellow in the Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center, an author of numerous books and articles on aging and has presented at conferences across the United States, including the American Society of Aging and National Council on Aging.
Articles by Robert
New study reveals a startling projection of the Alzheimer’s epidemic
The Big Read
Right Service, Right Place, Right Time: Part II
Right Service, Right Place, Right Time; Part I
This Year, Resolve to Take Guilt and Worry Out of Care-Giving
Reduce the Risks of Alzheimer’s Disease
Reality Orientation versus Validation Therapy
National Healthcare Decisions Day
Mental Health and Older Adults
Dad Should Stop Driving. How Do I Bring It Up?
The Importance of Mental Stimulation in Your Daily Routine
Managing the Progression of Alzheimer's
Recommended reading for dementia caregivers
A Week Filled with Brain Enrichment Activities
With Alzheimer’s, Memories May Fade But Emotions From Them Linger
Could There Be a Simple Test for Alzheimer's?
The Gift that is a Dog
Benefits of “Brain Training” Seen 10 Years Later
Study Links High Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s
Holiday Blues and Older Adults
Status of Medicare Patients: What You Don't Know Can Cost You!
Early Detection of Alzheimer's Is Our Best Defense
Types of Memory and The Effects of Aging
Senior Care Facilities: Livable Communities for Older Adults
A Link Between Alzheimer's and Diabetes
Research on Rare Form of Alzheimer's May Help Guide Early Treatment
Distinguishing the Types of Dementia Can Improve Treatment
Enhancing Mental Fitness
If "Senior Moments" Spark Fear of Cognitive Loss, Exercise Your Brain
Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's May Be Possible