ERIC Number: EJ563680
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
An Intergenerational Program for Persons with Dementia Using Montessori Methods.
Camp, Cameron J.; Judge, Katherine S.; Bye, Carol A.; Fox, Kathleen M.; Bowden, Jay; Bell, Michael; Valencic, Kristin; Mattern, Jeanne M.
Gerontologist, v37 n5 p688-92 Oct 1997
Reports on a program that brought together older adults (n=12) with dementia and preschool children (n=14) in one-on-one interactions, using Montessori activities. Experience indicates that older adults with dementia can still serve as effective mentors and teachers to children in an appropriately structured setting. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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