Episodes

09/23/2012

Father Myles Sheehan and Kevin Nelson talk about some of the unique gifts that come with entering old age. Maria Medina and Anne Egan from Saint Patrick's Manor join them to discuss some of these surprising gifts.

09/16/2012

Kevin Nelson and Father Myles Sheehan talk about the importance of an open and communicative relationship between a patience and their doctor, especially in the case of elderly people. Kate Morency, RN, Province Health Care Coordinator for the New England Province of Jesuits, joins them to talk more about this topic.

09/9/2012

Kevin Nelson and Father Myles Sheehan talk about the psychology of aging. Guest: Dr. Matthew McGonagle

09/2/2012

Father Myles Sheehan and Kevin Nelson introduce the series Aging Gracefully with Father Robert Reed.

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Aging Gracefully

Hosts Father Myles Sheehan, SJ and Kevin Nelson have revamped this original CatholicTV series on aging for fall 2016. They cover topics that are the most important to today’s seniors and provide a view from a religious perspective with a variety of guests. These new episodes feature residents from five nursing homes in the greater Boston area: Saint Patrick's Manor, Regina Cleri, Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Residence, Elizabeth Seton Residence, and Marian Manor. The seniors and guests share their perspective on life, spirituality and aging. In each show, Father Sheehan shares some tips on how to strengthen your faith and care for yourself as you age. Each episode offers wisdom from seniors on aging with dignity, tips for a rich spirituality in older age, and advice to caregivers of seniors.

 

Watch:

Sundays 2:30 am, Mondays 11 pm, Thursdays 11 am, Saturdays 2:30 pm

all times Eastern | subject to change

Host bio

Kevin Nelson was born and raised in the West Roxbury section of Boston and has not strayed too far from his roots. He has been with the CatholicTV Network since January of 1996 and has been involved in many different aspects of the television process. He is currently a senior producer, producing many different shows for the network. Read more.

Father Myles Sheehan is the Provincial for the New England Province of Jesuits and is a doctor of medicine, specializing in gerontology. Read more.

 

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