Memory Stations and Montessori Activities for People With Dementia
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Due to their cognitive-communication deficits, people
living with dementia often have difficulty participating in daily activities
that they previously enjoyed. This course – which is broken into six 5-minute
blocks – guides SLPs in creating activities to promote recall and increase
engagement in daily activities and hobbies, namely memory stations and
activities based on the Montessori approach. Presenter Becky Khayum provides
examples of these activities and then walks you through a step-by-step template for
creating them for your own clients, including giving you time to practice and
You will be able to:
a memory station for a client with dementia to promote recall of daily
a Montessori-based activity for a client with dementia to increase engagement
in household activities and hobbies
What is a micro course?
Designed to fit your busy schedule, micro courses are 30-minute courses that are broken into six 5-minute blocks, two of which are speaker-led and four of which guide you through practicing a new strategy with a client on your current caseload.
Other Micro Courses in This Series
All four micro courses are part of a course bundle, available through the ASHA Learning Pass subscription or as an a la carte purchase.