You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello:
The Montessori Method for Positive Dementia Care

On-Demand Webinar

Tom and Karen Brenner have created a strength-based, positive approach to caregiving and want to share it with you! This innovated approach incorporates the philosophies of Dr. Maria Montessori to create a comprehensive method for Dementia care.

During this eye-opening webinar, they will teach many innovative and powerful ideas for reaching and staying connected to people who are living with dementia. You will be given practical and effective hands on strategies and tools that will be make your caregiving experience more meaningful and more fun!

By attending this webinar, you will learn about:

  • Tools and exercises for reaching people living with dementia
  • The differences between the Montessori approach and the Eden Alternative
  • Communicating with greater effectiveness
  • Two memory systems: the procedural memory system and the declarative memory
  • And more!

About the Presenters:

Tom and Karen Brenner are researchers, consultants, educators, and writers who recently published a book about their work: You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello: The Montessori Method for Positive Dementia Care. Tom is a gerontologist who works as a Community Care Program Specialist for the Department on Aging. Karen was a Montessori educator and is now a writer. The Brenners have combined their expertise and experience to form Brenner Pathways, a consulting and educational company. They are also contributing writers for the Alzheimer’s Reading Room and The Fisher Center for Alzheimer’s Research Foundation.