Social Withdrawal

You suspect that there is more to Mrs Cloverdaleís social withdrawal than tiredness and the weather. Now that you have established a rapport with Mrs Cloverdale you decide to speak with her further about this.

Please click on the questions below to obtain Mrs Cloverdaleís answer.

You reassure Mrs Cloverdale that there is no need for her to be embarrassed and explain that while falls are common, with 1 in 3 adults over the age of 65 falling each year, they are preventable.  You will work together to find out what is causing her unsteadiness and help her to feel more confident and balanced once again.