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Changing Emotions: The Iso-Moodic Principle

The holidays can bring on a variety of emotions.  Joy, stress, loneliness, dread…the list goes on.  If I had a magic wand I would make sure that everyone felt the joy and excitement that the holiday season can bring.  Wouldn’t…

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4 Simple Activities for Overcoming Holiday Loneliness

Turn on the radio this time of year and hear song after song stating that the holidays are joyous, bright and gay. But truth-be-told for many, Christmas can be a very lonely time.  This can be especially true for older…

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Red White and Blue (Music Activity)

This week those of us in the United States will celebrate the Fourth of July.  In honor of this holiday I am sharing with you an activity I enjoy doing with my residents.  It is a great music activity to…

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Food Activities for People with Dementia

Did you know that May is filled with holidays about food?  In fact there are at least 56  holidays this month that celebrate food.  This week alone, there are 11 of them. 11 Food Holidays Celebrated This Week May 12, National…

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Valentine’s Day Songs and Activities to Use with Older Adults

Valentine’s Day isn’t just for “love birds”. Everyone is looking for love and wanting to be loved. Engaging with older adults through music and reminisce is a great way to show them you care and they matter. It is also…

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