100 Art Therapy Exercises - The Updated and Improved List
Here is a popular internet list of art therapy activities originally posted up several years ago by the Nursing School Blog, and as time has gone by over half of the links have become defunct or out of date. I have researched current links that reflect the most vibrant and inspiring art therapy directives on the internet today, while aiming to keep it as close as possible to the original list.
Elderly Games For Fun and Function
Get great elderly games to exercise those "mental muscles" and memory, relieve stress; for groups or solo, all seasons, indoors and out!
Physical activity is important when you have diabetes. Diabetic foot pain or flexibility problems don't need to keep you from exercising. Grab a chair and take a seat for these simple stretches, low-impact strength exercises, and cardio moves.
20 Practical Activities for people living with Alzheimer’s Disease
20 activities for the elderly with dementia. The following ideas may be used on a one-to-one basis and others may be suitable for small groups depending on their abilities. These dementia activities are designed to promote and maintain existing skills.
Armchair Travel: A Sensory Experience for Seniors
Armchair Travel takes people to faraway places without leaving home. It provides a sensory experience and the opportunity to learn about exotic lands and important past events in a meaningful manner. This is a wonderful activity for seniors living in nursing homes and suitable for people with dementia.
15 Activities for Loners and Introverted Seniors
Most long term care facilities have some residents who are ‘loners’ or ‘introverts’; they enjoy being in their bedrooms and do not often pursue interaction with others.