Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST)
The Alzheimer's Association has teamed with the Association of Activity Professionals of St. Louis and St. Louis University to bring you a unique program with an international touch.
Learn about Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST), a program widely acclaimed in Great Britain and recommended by the UK's National Institute of Clinical Guidelines to enhance social engagement of adults with dementia. This interactive workshop provides the framework for implementing CST programs and the research behind their effectiveness. Video, group exercises and discussion will highlight the ways CST benefits elders across the care continuum.
Location: Alzheimer's Association St. Louis Chapter Office
9370 Olive Blvd., St. Louis
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Tuition: AAPSTL members $40 | non-AAPSTL members $50
About the presenter: Amy Streater, MSc, PHD Candidate, is a researcher and project director in London working on the SHIELD program (Support at Home Interventions to Enhance Life in Dementia) and conducts studies related to the use of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy in residential settings.If you have questions about this program or prefer to register by phone, please call 800.272.3900.