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For the most comprehensive understanding and usage of the manual, it is highly recommended to attend training first. The manual is included in the training, as it will continue to offer guidance and act as a reference for questions that may arise.
The success of the program is based on specific guidelines and techniques that benefit those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The manual explains the basic philosophy of Memories in the Making, providing tools for a successful program, paired with insightful examples of art created by artists in varying stages of the disease.
The following are just a few of the topics addressed:
- History of the program
- Validation Therapy
- Research supporting Memories in the Making
- Starting a program and conducting classes
- Hints for engaging Alzheimer’s artists
- Alzheimer’s disease – description and stages