Learn basic Validation techniques that will help you better communicate with your aging parents and with older adults living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. […]
Many residential care and memory care communities for older adults say that they work in a ‘person-centered’ way. But how do you measure that? In this time where everything should be evidence based and measured, here’s a tool you can use to evaluate the whole organization. The Validation Training Institute (VTI) developed a survey that […]
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Validation is a way of connecting and communicating with older adults living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. While the method has been proven to be effective in numbers of studies, we investigated the effectiveness of our pedagogy. Our Family Caregiver Course set out to change the way family members view their relatives as well […]
Have you heard of The Human Library (HLO)? This nonprofit organization was created by a Dane named Ronni Abergel in Copenhagen in 2000 to address issues of prejudice and stereotyping through honest personal dialogues in safe spaces. He saw the potential of people with atypical experiences to act as “books” who could be “borrowed” for […]