Virtual Dementia TourClick to RSVP
Start DateJanuary 11, 2018
Event Time8:30 am
A sensitivity training session offered by Center for Success in Agingâ€™s Memory Health Program (GHS Division of Geriatric Medicine)
The session will feature the internationally known Virtual Dementia TourÂ®, a scientifically proven method of building a greater understanding of dementia through the use of patented sensory tools and instruction.
The Virtual Dementia TourÂ® is for anyone seeking to understand the physical and mental challenges of those with dementia and create a community of acceptance and support for dementia.
Experience dementia first hand and be a part of increasing the level of care and commitment to this shifting societal issue. Families, caregivers, health care providers, and community members are welcome.
The Virtual Dementia TourÂ® is an immersion experience simulation of dementia created to teach people about the physical and mental challenges facing those living with dementia. The VDTÂ® both helps people caring for those with dementia provide better care and offers hope to caregivers, providing tips and tools necessary to create an environment that supports the needs of those with the disease.
This experience takes approximately 20 minutes but will change your view of dementia forever. Sign up will be in 15 minute increments and you MUST be registered to accommodate for all reserved time slots. Time slots will be available from 8:30-11:30am.