Taking a holistic approach to care promotes independence and overall wellness as you age. This collection of resources features our most popular holistic health care articles, guides, and checklists so you can support healthy aging.

Holistic Health Care: An Overview

Holistic health care isn't just a trend. It's a proven approach to living a happier, healthier lifestyle by focusing on the whole person. Learn more with this collection of articles from Highgate.

Guide to Holistic Healthcare for Older Adults

79% of health education research only addresses the physical dimension of health, but it’s not the only component of health you should focus on.

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What is Holistic Healthcare?

Holistic health care, also called holistic medicine or integrative medicine, is an approach to health management that focuses on the whole person - body, mind, spirit, and emotions.

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The Connection Between Emotional and Physical Well-being in Elderly Adults

The strong connection between how we feel emotionally, and the affect it can have on our physical health is often overlooked. Holistic health care, however, is an approach to health and wellness that focuses on treating the whole person- not just a physical illness or ailment. 

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"The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well."


Caregiving with Holistic Health

Learn how to support an aging loved one with a holistic approach to caregiving.

"Wellness is the act
of practicing healthy habits on a daily basis
to become the
healthiest, happiest person you can be. "

Holistic Health and Wellness Worksheet

Whether you or a loved one is “stuck in a rut” or are facing a health change, this tool can help you identify ways to live with meaning, purpose, and intention.

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Checklist: A Holistic Approach to Fall Prevention

Wondering how to keep your mom from falling? This checklist offers a holistic approach to fall prevention.

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Highgate's Holistic Health Philosophy

Learn more about Highgate's holistic approach to care.

"While other communities might think, ‘that’s such an aggressive resident’ at Highgate we recognize they are just trying to communicate a need."

Does Holistic Health Care Really Make a Difference?

Senior living communities use buzzwords like yoga and holistic healthcare to promote their facilities. Find out what holistic healthcare means and how it makes a difference.

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Highgate's Holistic Care Philosophy

Highgate Senior Living advocates for a holistic senior care approach when caring for residents, getting to know each person as a whole — mentally, physically, and emotionally. Learn what holistic senior care really means to the leadership team at Highgate. 

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A Holistic Health Focus for Senior Living Providers on the Rise

Recent trends in holistic health care have senior living communities reconsidering their “care-first” mindset.

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Alternatives to Medication for Treatment of Dementia Symptoms in Memory Care Facilities

A unique holistic health care approach to care for residents in senior living.  

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