CULTURE CHANGE in DEMENTIA CARE

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The Montessori method adapted for the cognitively impaired – a method based on rehabilitation and adaptive techniques – provides the nexus between the perception of the person living with dementia and the reality of that person. Recognizing the whole person and working to bring out the very best in them is what helps people living…

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So Many AHA! Moments and Great Takeaways

So Many AHA! Moments and Great Takeaways

We just wrapped up another Intensive Group Training Session on the Montessori Method Adapted for the Cognitively Impaired and there was so much energy and excitement in the group, we’ve just got to tell you about it. When this group of professionals and caregivers first got together everyone shared  stories about their own experiences –…

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The Value of Observation in Memory Care

The Value of Observation in Memory Care

Dementia: The reasons why the Montessori Method adapted for the Cognitively Impaired works so well. Whenever I hear the phrase ‘Montessori Method’ I immediately think of the Montessori school that’s not far from my house. It’s in a lovely natural setting with lots of trees and fields, flowers and wide open spaces. The building is…

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Benefits of Using Montessori-Alzheimer Method

Benefits of Using the Montessori-Alzheimer Method

One of the objectives of all Montessori Alzheimer Centre trainings is to increase stability, loyalty and commitment on the part of staff members by providing a humanizing and creative environment for the cognitively impaired and their caregivers. This, in turn, will promote greater staff satisfaction and productivity. At the Montessori Alzheimer Centre, we are committed…

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