Living Memory Association   07714 783726

REMINISCENCE TRAINING  

A ONE DAY COURSE - FROM 10:00 TO 15:00


LMA, Ocean Terminal, Ocean Drive, Edinburgh. EH6 6JJ

PROGRAMME FOR THE DAY

10:00

Welcome and coffee

10:10

Data projection from our photo archive

10:45

Reflect on importance of reminiscence work

11:15

Workshop on reminiscence work

Group-work skills

Developing themes



12:30

Sandwich lunch provided



13:00

Creative activities and ideas for end products

13:30

Reminiscence resources to tiger memories


Where to get them


How to use them



14:30

Dementia awareness


Feedback session

15:00

Finish





The cost is £75 organisations/£45 concessions


Lunch and training pack are provided in the cost


Please contact  john@livingmemory.org.uk or by telephone on 07714 783726 for details


Lunch and training pack are provided in the cost


BENEFITS OF REMINISCENCE


Alleviates boredom

Reduces the feeling of isolation

Stimulates social interaction and communication

Increases the feeling of self-worth

Helps keep the mind stimulated

Enables family and cultural history to be passed on

An enjoyable experience

Allows people to reflect on the past and the present

Builds confidence

PARTICIPANT LEARNING OUTCOMES


Gain confidence in the delivery of a reminiscence session

Be able to use artefacts, photos and memorabilia effectively

Gain ideas from the training group

Group working skills

Awareness of the effects of dementia