Category: Nominations/Awards

I’m honored to win the 2015 PLTC Professional Service Award!

Posted by Dr. El - August 10, 2015 - Nominations/Awards, Role of psychologists

I’m thrilled to share with you that I’m the recipient of the Psychologists in Long-Term Care Professional Service Award for 2015! Psychologists in Long-Term Care is “a network of psychologists and other professionals dedicated to the enhancement of mental health and quality of life for those involved in long-term care through practice, research and advocacy.” They […]

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Dr. El’s McKnight’s column wins Azbee Award!

Posted by Dr. El - July 30, 2014 - McKnight's Long-Term Care News, Nominations/Awards

I’m excited to share with you that my McKnight’s column won the Gold award in the Upper Midwest Region of the 2014 ASBPE Awards of Excellence in the How-To/Tips/Service category. My column, “The World According to Dr. El,” focuses on bringing psychological insights to long-term care for the Chicago-based McKnight’s Long-Term Care News magazine. According […]

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Dr. El’s McKnight’s column wins APEX award!

Posted by Dr. El - June 16, 2014 - McKnight's Long-Term Care News, Nominations/Awards

I’m pleased to share with you that my McKnight’s column, “The World According to Dr. El,” is the winner of a 2014 APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the Blog Content category! My column can be found at McKnight’s: The World According to Dr. El

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Savvy Resident’s Guide is a Finalist for Best Books on Aging and Caregiving!

Posted by Dr. El - April 30, 2014 - Nominations/Awards, Savvy Guide reviews

I’m thrilled to announce that The Savvy Resident’s Guide is a Finalist for Best Books for Aging and Caregiving in the Senior Homes 2014 Best Senior Living Awards contest! Your vote is needed! Please click on the yellow badge link below and vote for The Savvy Resident’s Guide on the Senior Homes page. Thank you! Click on […]

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Savvy Resident’s Guide nominated for Best Books for Aging and Caregiving! Please vote!

Posted by Dr. El - April 7, 2014 - Nominations/Awards, Savvy Guide reviews

I’m pleased to announce that The Savvy Resident’s Guide has been nominated as one of the Best Books for Aging and Caregiving in the Senior Homes 2014 Best Senior Living Awards contest. Your vote is needed! Please click on the yellow badge link below and vote for The Savvy Resident’s Guide on the Senior Homes […]

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MBNH Wins as Best Industry Resource!

Posted by Dr. El - February 20, 2013 - For Fun, Inspiration, Nominations/Awards

I’m very pleased to announce that after several weeks of close competition, My Better Nursing Home was voted Best Industry Resource in the Senior Living Awards at SeniorHomes.  Thanks for your votes and congratulations to all the winners and finalists!

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MBNH is a Finalist in Best Industry Resource Contest!

Posted by Dr. El - February 13, 2013 - Nominations/Awards

Thanks to all of you who voted, My Better Nursing Home is now a finalist for Best Industry Resource!  If you haven’t voted yet, please take a moment to click on the link below and move MBNH to first place.  Thanks!

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MBNH Nominated for Best Industry Resource: Please Vote!

Posted by Dr. El - January 16, 2013 - Nominations/Awards

I’m pleased to report that for the third year in a row, I’ve been nominated in the Best Senior Living Awards contest at SeniorHomes.com!  Last year with your help, I became a Social Media Rockstar (can you believe it’s been a year already?)  This year I’m up for Best Industry Resource. You can help me […]

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Savvy Resident’s Guide is Book Club Pick!

Posted by Dr. El - December 21, 2012 - Nominations/Awards, Resident education/Support groups

Exciting news!  The Savvy Resident’s Guide is the book club selection for an assisted living facility in California!  I’m thrilled to hear that residents will be discussing the book.  It’s exactly what I hoped for when I wrote it — that the information would get to the people who need it most and that it […]

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Thanks to YOU, I’m a Social Media Rockstar!

Posted by Dr. El - March 15, 2012 - For Fun, Nominations/Awards

Thanks to all of you who voted for me in the SeniorHomes.com Best of the Web 2012 contest.  I’m now a Social Media Rockstar!  The publicity helps promote my forthcoming book, The Savvy Resident’s Guide: Everything You Wanted to Know About Your Nursing Home Stay, But Were Afraid to Ask.   The Web works in […]

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