The mental health of older adult men is a crucial, yet often neglected, aspect of overall well-being. As men age, they encounter unique challenges that can significantly impact their mental health, including retirement, loss of loved ones, physical health decline, and social isolation. These factors can lead to increased rates of depression, anxiety, and even suicidal thoughts among older men.

Addressing the mental health needs of older adult men is essential for several reasons. Mental health issues impacting this demographic often go undiagnosed and untreated due to stigma, generational attitudes towards mental illness, and a lack of awareness. This can result in a diminished quality of life, exacerbating physical health problems, and leading to higher healthcare costs.

Improving the mental health of older men can enhance their overall well-being and longevity. Mental health support, like therapy and psychiatry, can lead to better management of chronic illnesses, improved social interactions, and a greater sense of purpose and fulfillment in their later years.

Promoting mental health awareness and access to appropriate services for older men can help them lead more active, engaged, and satisfying lives. By breaking down barriers and encouraging open conversations about mental health, we can ensure that older adult men receive the care and support they need to thrive in their golden years.


Our outpatient program is designed to meet the unique needs of older adults experiencing depression and/or anxiety related to life changes that are often associated with aging or a chronic diagnosis. Anyone can make a referral to our program, including self-referrals, provider referrals, or community referrals.

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