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Northwest Hospital & Medical Center encourages patients to learn more about behavioral health care for older adults. The following sites offer valuable information and resources. Keep in mind that no information should replace your doctor’s advice or medical treatment.
Crisis Clinic – Seattle-based clinic that connects community members with available resources in King County, including phone directories, training, and volunteer programs.
Alzheimer’s Association of Western Washington – Extensive information on Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, classes and support, resources, and more.
Senior Services – Information from Washington state non-profit organization for seniors including community resources, volunteer opportunities, events, nutrition and more
Hisam Goueli, M.D., of Northwest Hospital's Geropsychiatric Center discusses how electroconvulsive therapy can help some seniors fight depression.
For more information about the Northwest Hospital Geropsychiatric Center, click here or call (206) 368-1747.