We’re a social species. It’s in our make-up to talk and share thoughts, feelings and even jokes – we need to laugh. Communication can dry up with dementia. This leads to stress, anxiety and isolation. When people shut down socially, boredom and restlessness can set in.
Reminiscence therapy may help. Research suggests if you stimulate long-term memory, it can revive short-term memory. This in turn sparks conversation. We’ve developed, designed and discovered all kinds of products to prompt the person you really want to talk to.