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Dementia Australia have welcomed guest speakers to record a specialised education video for you to access.
In this video we are joined by Wendy Henderson, exploring the Montessori approach to activities which are designed to develop meaningful roles and routines, and enable a person living with dementia to function as independently as possible.
You will gain knowledge in:
- The connection between Montessori and dementia
- How to develop meaningful roles and routines based on an individual's personal story
- How the Montessori approach provides support, strategies and activites that enables a person living with dementia to function as independently as possible
To view this video please register your access details below. Upon registering you will receive access on screen and an email to view at a later stage.
Suitable for: People living with dementia and their family carers and family members.
Wendy Henderson is a team leader, facilitator and consultant and has worked for Dementia Australia for nearly 10 years. Her background includes working in the community and aged care industry for over 20 years and comes with a wealth of knowledge and practical experience. Wendy became an Accredited Montessori trainer in 2013 and has introduced the Montessori philosophy for quality dementia care in many settings in community and aged care.