C-3: A Montessori-Based Approach for Aging and Dementia

In this session, participants will learn from a Montessori specialist about the Montessori principles of independence according to one’s ability and benefits of the prepared environment. Participants will learn about typical symptoms that can be expected as dementia progresses, fundamental principles of the Montessori method, how to conduct a Montessori session, steps to engagement to reduce unwanted behaviors, issues that may arise and how to set up activities using Montessori approach.

Kathleen Weissberg, Education Director, Select Rehabilitation

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