Care for older people: Mental health needs matter

A really important point in the article below emphasises the importance of 'kindness'. Often the immediacy of physical needs can override the importance of meeting emotional needs.

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2015/11/25/mental-health-remains-a-critical-concern-for-aged-care-expert/#utm_sguid=159519,686c6dbb-6514-04c8-d9bf-cb626c03733e