Dementia Activities and Their Benefits

Dementia Activities and Their Benefits

Last Updated: October 31, 2018 Scott Silknitter, the founder of R.O.S. Therapy Systems, shares some dementia activities and their benefits with us, as well as insight to enhancing the quality of life of our parents and senior loved ones living with dementia. Learn more from his discussion with Alzheimers.net. Dementia Activities There are many causes and types of dementia and […]

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Dementia Activities, Planning and Execution

Dementia Activities, Planning and Execution

Vanessa Emm, the Operations Trustee of the National Association of Activity Professionals, and Scott Silknitter, founder of R.O.S. Therapy Systems, share dementia activities and planning for your loved one. Learn more about how to execute these plans when caring for someone with dementia. Dementia Activities, Planning and Execution This is the last article in our series which […]

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Dementia Activities and Routines

Dementia Activities and Routines

Dementia activities and routines are not just playing a game of Bingo. It can be many things, like having a conversation, playing cards, watching a movie, or taking a walk. No matter how far our loved one’s dementia has progressed, there is still an opportunity to engage them. Learn more about dementia activities and routines, […]

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Dementia Behaviors, Communication and Validation

Dementia Behaviors, Communication and Validation

Alisa Tagg, President of the National Association of Activity Professionals, and Scott Silknitter, founder of R.O.S. Therapy Systems, share how to engage, communicate and validate someone who has dementia. Learn more about how to use these tips to communicate with your loved one. Dementia Behaviors, Communication and Validation A vital component of R.O.S. Therapy Systems is what we teach regarding […]

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How to Communicate with Someone Who Has Dementia

How to Communicate with Someone Who Has Dementia

Lisa Ost-Beikmann, Director of Education for the National Association of Activity Professionals, and Scott Silknitter, founder of R.O.S. Therapy Systems, share how to communicate with someone who has dementia. Learn more about which tools they use and tips to communicate with your loved one. How Communication Changes in Someone with Dementia Having covered the First Pillar of Activities and […]

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Dementia, Activities and Knowing Your Loved One

Dementia, Activities and Knowing Your Loved One

Dawn Worsley, lead instructor, and Scott Silknitter, founder of R.O.S. Therapy Systems, share dementia activities and insight to really knowing your loved ones with dementia. Learn more from their discussion with Alzheimers.net. Dementia Activities Families around the country ask the same question everyday — “What should I do with mom all day?” As everyone with dementia […]

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