Director of Life Enrichment
Tina Senecal, Director of Life Enrichment, is a ten-time winner for ideas for National Nursing Home Week by the National Association of Activity Directors, called Creative Forecasting. Tina began her career as a CNA for Beaumont Nursing Home in MA, then worked as a CNA and Activities Assistant at Northbridge Nursing Home. From there, she went to Hearthstone Assisted Living Facility, which was the first eldercare facility in the state of Massachusetts, solely dedicated to Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Hearthstone groomed Tina for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Management and she became Life Quality Director, there. Then, Tina worked at Blackstone Nursing Home as Activities Director for 12 years, until she was recruited to Ballou Home for the Aged. She has been Director of Life Enrichment at Ballou since 2012.
All activities I conduct on a daily basis fulfill each of the seven dimensions of wellness, which are: physical, social, emotional, intellectual, vocational, spiritual, and environmental.