Dr. Andrew Budson, who has co-authored several respected books on memory care and dementia, recently spoke at The Cordwainer in Norwell to discuss two of his books, and the event was captured on video.
Dr. Budson is Professor of Neurology at Boston University, Lecturer in Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Chief of Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology at the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, and the Medical Director of the Boston Center for Memory.
In this 56-minute video presentation, Dr. Budson discusses highlights and helpful tips for family caregivers derived from Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory: What’s Normal, What’s Not, and What to Do About It and Six Steps to Managing Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: A Guide for Families.
The Cordwainer includes 54 suites for residents living with dementia and features unique programming, “The Learned Environment℠,” designed to stimulate the brain and foster learning through music, art, and foreign language exploration. The Cordwainer is one of the first U.S. memory care communities to incorporate Tovertafel, an innovative light projection system created for seniors living with dementia that is proven to be effective at physical, cognitive, social and sensory levels. For more information about The Cordwainer, call (781) 871-5550.