Art therapy has proven to boost brain function in people that experience dementia. Due to social distancing, an Activity Specialist with the Hummingbird Project worked with Catherine’s memory unit to introduce festive activities that promote purpose, camaraderie, and stimulation for better cognitive functioning. Afterward, Catherine met her Activity Specialist virtually to share the pumpkin she created! Fun, friendship, and Fall!
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