October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Activities to Stimulate Mind & Body
This is an interactive seminar on activities that you can do with senior individuals with memory issues. There will be an overview of dementia care expert, Teepa Snow’s, GEMS® and a discussion on how to use creative thinking to come up with activities that relate to each GEM. We will explore activities that bring purpose and support the individual physically and mentally. We will also discuss the five dimensions of wellness, a “Just Right” approach to activities, information on new technologies, and programs available within your
Nikole Bari, CDP
A senior living life enrighment professional, at our Cherrywood Village Memory Care community. Nikole graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelors degree in Health Promotion and is a certified yoga instructor. She has made a career of enriching seniors lives through activities that give purpose and seeking continuous education.
Gail is a Life Enrichment professional for our Balfour Cherrywood Memory Care community, Her experience with dementia began with the care of her mother. Developing programs that meet the needs of all memory care residents along their varied paths has become a passion of hers. Her education is in Psychology, Fine
Art, Drafting, and Printed Circuit Board Design. As a lifelong learner, she now includes spiritual studies, energy healing training, end of life training, and dementia training in her studies