WORKING WITH THEMES
The use of themes, particularly for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, may assist the opportunity for association and reminiscence.
Additionally, a theme’s repetition facilitates the flow and continuity of the presentation, whether that be in a book, game, or movie.
Judi’s themed activities are designed with attention to the everyday, the familiar, the pleasant and memorable.
By focusing on recognizable procedures and experiences stored in our Long-Term Memory Judi’s themed imagery provides support for memory stimulation.
However the final productions are generic in content, while recognizable to all of us, making reminiscence and chat times easier