Recommended Videos


Empathy: The Human Connection to Patient Care [Link]

Teepa Snow: How Dementia Affects Language Skills [Link]

Using improv to improve life with Alzheimer’s – Karen Stobbe and Mondy Carter TEDMED [Link]

Person-Centered Matters [Link]       This film shows how person-centred care helps 5 people live meaningful lives with a dementia 

Maintaining the Connection [Link]       Communication tips for family and carers of persons living with a dementia 

Pain and Cognitive Impairment: Reading the Cues [Link]

How to Recognize Pain in Late-stage Alzheimer’s (Part 1) – Teepa Snow [Link]

Oliver Sacks – Musicophilia – Alzheimer’s/The Power of Music [Link]

A Mind Roused by Music – a man reacts to music from his era [Link]

“Former ballerina with Alzheimer’s listens to Tchaikovsky, and it all returns” [Link]

Gladys Wilson and Naomi Feil [Link]       This video shows a breakthrough moment between a woman with an advanced dementia and  Naomi Feil, the founder of Validation Therapy 

Changing Behaviours – Pat’s Story  [Link]       The right approach can change the moment and improve the life of a person living with a dementia 

We Are Family [Link]        Filmed in the UK, this video shows that quality dementia care is about feelings and living in the moment. It  shows how a household model of care brings persons living with a dementia back to life.              

Drumming for Dementia [Link]

Watch the transformation of Peel Region’s Redstone dementia unit in a 21-minute mini doc  [Link]

Giving hope for the future of dementia care (David Sheard) [Link]

Feelings Matter Most: An Introduction by David Sheard [Link]

Experiencing the truth in dementia care: a short clip featuring David Sheard [Link]

Reunited: A Short Film about Music and the Human Spirit [Link]       See the magic as a man living with dementia is reunited with his ex-band members for a special performance