• Phone Number: 405-251-9988
  • Fax Number: 405-458-8050
Wood Letter Blocks Spelled Autism

Inclusive Care: How Autism Acceptance Month is Changing Our Nursing Home for the Better

In recent years, the awareness surrounding Autism Acceptance Month has brought about significant changes in how care facilities operate, especially in nursing homes dedicated to senior mental health. At Cross Timbers Nursing and Rehabilitation, this period of recognition has brought a journey towards more inclusive care practices. Recognizing the unique needs of residents with autism has not only enhanced the quality of care but has also fostered a deeper sense of community and understanding within our walls. This evolution reflects our commitment to creating a nurturing environment that respects and celebrates the diversity of all individuals.

At Cross Timbers Nursing and Rehabilitation, our journey towards inclusivity has involved a focused effort to educate our staff about autism. Through awareness and education, our team has gained profound insights into the spectrum, allowing them to personalize their care for each resident. Knowledge has played an important role in fostering a culture of empathy and respect. It underscores our belief that understanding and acceptance are fundamental to providing outstanding care.

As we continue to embrace the lessons of Autism Acceptance Month, Cross Timbers Nursing and Rehabilitation stands as a beacon of progress, demonstrating how a commitment to inclusivity can enrich the lives of everyone in our community.

Categories In