A-13: Renovation Opportunities: Dementia Support in a Person-Centered Environment

Over the last several years, a growing body of research and published studies provide evidence that the makeup of the physical environment can have a direct positive or negative impact on individuals living with dementia. This session will explore recent findings regarding dementia environments and review a number of specific examples of how they were physically integrated in new construction and in particular building renovation initiatives.

Walter Zapor, Senior Associate, KCBA Architects

 

2019 Annual Convention & Trade Show

September 24-26

Valley Forge Casino Resort

King of Prussia, PA