A Visionary Perspective on Aging & Dementia

Prague, Czech Republic

26 July 2017

Personal invitation from one of the main speakers Anne Kelly from Australia!

Main Speakers

GAIL ELLIOT

Gerontologist & Dementia Specialist

MICHELLE S. BOURGEOIS

Professor and Dementia Specialist

KATARINA ZUBONJA

Therapist and Educator

JENNIFER A. BRUSH

Specialist and Educator for Aging and Dementia

DENISE EDWARDS

Blue Care Memory Support Adviser

ANNE KELLY

Montessorian Dementia Consultant

Programme

8:00 - 9:00

9:00 - 9:15

Opening word

9:15 - 9:45

A. Kelly
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9:45 - 10:30

J. Brush
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10:30 - 11:00


11:00 - 12:00

G. Elliot
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12:00 - 13:00

13:00 - 13:45

M. Bourgeois
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13:45 - 14:30

A. Kelly
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14:30 - 15:40

Various Speakers
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15: 40 - 16:10

16:10 - 17:00

Panel Speakers
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17:00 - 17:30

J. Brush and final words
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18:00-20:00

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What did you learn?

  • Understand how Montessori principles can be applied to aged care
  • Learn what a Prepared Environment in aged care looks like and how it differs to the classroom.
  • Hear about the strengths of a person living with dementia.
  • Recognise memory systems and how we can use these to enhance quality of life.
  • Understand strengths and needs and how these determine care strategies.
  • Learn how dementia impacts behaviour, to identify key components of a prepared environment and to discover how to create interventions that add meaning, purpose, independence and pleasure to the daily lives of one of the most vulnerable populations in our society.

Partners

Venue

About us

Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)  was founded by Maria Montessori in 1929 to protect, preserve and develop its work. AMI spreads Montessori throughout the world, unites all affiliated organization together and provides them all possible support. AMI mission is to promote the natural development of individuals from birth to adulthood and to enable children to participate on transformation of the contemporary world on harmonious world.

Association Montessori CR (AMCR) is one of the organizers and it is affiliated association of AMI.

C-IN (CZECH-IN s. r. o.), agency which has more than 14 years of experience in organizing congresses and other events.

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Contact

info@agingsymposium.com