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The Daily Reminiscence Calendar 1900′s – 1990′s

What happened in history the day you were born? Which famous person shares your birthday? Curious?  This Daily Reminiscence Calendar provides details about happenings for each day of the year.  It is one in a series of reminiscence products designed so individuals of … Continue reading

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So What Do You Think?

So What Do You Think   Talk..Talk..Talk Conversations can often take many directions and sometimes you may be asked a question that makes you think a little bit. How would you answer some of these questions? Tell about something you haven’t … Continue reading

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Connecting the Generations

“Connecting the Generations – Your Stories….My Stories” Are you looking for conversation starters? Many of you may enjoy reminiscing but older adults, particularly those with some form of dementia, often like to sharing memories from the past.  Sometimes they may … Continue reading

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When Dementia Comes Home: Walking the Journey

While memory complaints of all ages seem to be on the rise, families of older adults often start to think perhaps something is beyond the changes of normal aging. Questions arise and with a basic understanding of what concerns should … Continue reading

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Memory Changes – Normal Aging and Beyond

What comes to mind when you have a memory glitch? Is it normal aging, stress or something more? Perhaps you notice some increased word finding difficulties, or more challenges with new learning or an inability to multitask like you used to. A … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease and Activity Modification

“Memory Matters” for ALL Ages  PROGRAM LINK There are many ways to keep a person with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia engaged in activities. The key is to meet them where they are able to best function with activities … Continue reading

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Dementia: Areas of Concern

“Memory Matters” for ALL Ages  LINK TO PROGRAM When a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia, activities that involve more complex thinking skills are likely to become more of a concern. In addition to concerns about … Continue reading

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