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Dementia

The Use of Colour to Create Dementia Friendly Environments

Presented by:
Emily Campbell and Tiffany Fowler,
Recreation Therapists,
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

Learning Objectives:

  • To demonstrate how the use of colour can promote positive self-expressions
  • To inspire others to advocate for dementia friendly spaces
  • To demonstrate how the use of colour can promote independence                                                                      

CARERS Program: Caring for the Caregiver Living with dementia

Presented by:
Mary Chiu, PhD
Research & Academics,
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

Learning Objectives:
1. Identifying and supporting the “shadow patients”.
2. Research and clinical evidence for CARERS Program’s effectiveness in various caregiver populations.
3. CARERS program at Ontario Shores and TDRA research in dementia caregivers.

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Long Term Care (LTC) Outreach Team

The Geriatric Long Term Care (LTC) Outreach Team is for residents of long-term care facilities who have a psychiatric concern that is either treatment resistant or complex in nature presenting with one or more of the following: cognitive changes, behavioural changes, mood changes, anxiety or psyc