Creativity in Elder Care Event

The Association for Dementia Studies invites you to come and join us for … ‘Creativity in Elder Care’ on 22 September 2016 here at the University of Worcester City Campus, Charles Hastings Building CHG009 from 14:00 to 16:00 (registration and tea/coffee and biscuits from 13:30).

This is free to Worcester University Students and staff – please register here.

Please join USA poet practitioner Gary Glazner, who is renowned for his work focusing on poetry with people who have dementia, for a special event focusing on the use of creativity with older people. This fun, high-energy workshop draws on a unique blend of language, humour, touch and movement therapies. This workshop builds communication skills and helps increase the ability to connect with people living with memory loss.

Target audience

This 2-hour seminar/workshop will provide insight and practical information for creative arts practitioners, staff members, and people generally interested in learning more about use of the creative arts with older people.

For more information please contact: Mike Watts: E-mail: m.watts@worc.ac.uk

Gary Glazner flyer 22 Sept 2016

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