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Spring Creek Inn Memory Care E-Programs

Spring Creek Inn Memory Care E-Programs

During this time of social isolation Spring Creek Inn is offering online workshops lead by Benjamin Surmi, Social Gerontologist.  These workshops are great for seniors looking for engagement as well as caregivers engaging loved ones with dementia.

To register please call or email Heidi at springcreekdcr@koelschsenior.com  / 406-586-0074.

Top 10 Dementia-Friendly Online Activities
Wednesday, March 25th at 9:30 am PST / 11:30 am CST
Not sure what to do when hanging out at home with a friend with dementia? Join us for a 25 minute review of some of the coolest resources online. Virtual tours, reminiscing, brain games, and more!
Zoom Registration: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wE-ityMIQHqbnkYdOUPqpA
Workshop Guide: Benjamin Surmi, Social Gerontologist (Profile/Articles)

Adapting Everyday Life for Dementia
Thursday, March 26th at 9:30 am PST /  11:30 am CST
As family members experience dementia, a common question is “What can they do to stay busy?” An excellent strategy is to adapt various everyday household and yard chores to match their abilities and interests. Walk through the home and yard with fresh eyes and take away tools that work. [25 minutes]
ZoomRegistration:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WExB_sxySTWHfa-tKQrUWg:
Guest Expert: Lisa Klich, MA, Art Therapist & Special Needs Expert
Host: Benjamin Surmi, Social Gerontologist (Profile/Articles)

Living Well: A Relationship-Centered Model of Wellness
Tuesday, March 31st at 9 am PST / 11 am CST
If you’ve ever wondered about the research and practices at the foundation of great memory care, this workshop will equip you with fundamental vocabulary and practices to equip you as you craft a plan to support someone you care about living with dementia. [45 minutes]
ZoomRegistration:https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qfmVOM8FRvW2t8rwxBgQiQ
Workshop Guide: Benjamin Surmi, Social Gerontologist (Profile/Articles)

Upcoming topics will include:
Music Therapy at Home; Staying Connected: Senior-Friendly Video Chat; The Missing Ingredient: Discovering the Life Story; Tech Review: Video Chat Made Easy; Connecting the Generations in Your Family; SpinPoi: Ancient Maori Practice Transforming Fitness; Nurturing Spiritual Wellness

To help slow the spread of COVID-19, we will be closed until further notice.More Info
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