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The Benefits of Arts & Dementia: Told by Those Living with Dementia

Wednesday – June 9th, 2021 – 2pm EDT, 1pm CDT, 12pm MDT, 11am PDT & 7pm London BST, 8pm South Africa SAST, and on the 10th at 4am in Australia AEST

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The Benefits of Arts & Dementia As Told by Those Living with Dementia

Today Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks facilitates a conversation with the true experts, those living with a diagnosis of dementia. Get inspired and amazed as we speak to people diagnosed with a variety of dementias as they share some of their art projects with us. You will learn when they got involved with art and the benefits they find in participating in exploring the world of art.

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Dementia Chats is a series of video conversations where we talk with the true experts on dementia, those living with a diagnosis. Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks facilitates a conversation and is amazed by every conversation what she learns about life with dementia. She encourages everyone not only to watch these videos, but to include those living with dementia in conversations and to listen closely to their insights. They know dementia better than anyone.

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I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

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Sign Up to Win “Color Your Mind” by Maria Shriver – Compliments of Newman Long Term Care

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by Maria Shriver

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Our friends at Newman Long Term Care has graciously set up a social media campaign to reach out to those dealing with dementia.  They understand that most families have been touched by dementia and those that haven’t been yet, well the odds are they will be in the future so they want to help educate and support families.  I love that they are giving away 5 of Maria Shriver’s new coloring book as Maria’s book is so much more than just a coloring book.  It includes helpful tips and information regarding being a care partner.  To enter to win all you need to enter is your first name and an email address.  Newman Long Term Care is fabulous company that will respect your privacy when you enter to win.

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“This is an amazing book which brings a holistic approach to engaging those with dementia and their care partners.  I love how Maria intertwines the simple yet creative works of coloring which has been embraced by so many people looking for a peacefulness within and now has created a product specifically designed for those living with dementia.”

                                                                ~  Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks

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