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  • Art therapy can serve as an effective form of treatment for people living with dementia. We’ll explore an art therapy program that utilizes museum tours, but has since gone virtual amid the ongoing pandemic.The Arts in MIND program was created by Angel Duncan, M.A.-MFT, ATR, in collaboration with Yale University’s Alzheimer’s Disease Research Unit and the Yale University Art Gallery. The program targets younger patients with early onset dementia as well as those in the early stages of dementia. This is a demographic that’s largely underserved.
  • When it comes to treating patients with Alzheimers disease or another form of dementia, should caregivers be doing more to treat the person and not just…
  • There are currently more than 40 million people in the United States over the age of 65, and that number is expected to more than double in the next 20…