Creating Connections from Afar: Museums, Dementia and the Virtual Space (2022 Kansas City)

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Through this DEAI breakout, learn about virtual programs offering emotional and cognitive support to individuals with memory loss and their care partners. Emphasis is on providing enriching experiences, enhancing verbal and non-verbal communication, and building partnerships with teaching artists such as musicians, poets, storytellers and visual artists.

Presenters: Sara Shoob, Geoffrey Cohrs