Alzheimer’s Texas conducts a training session for new baseball reminiscence volunteers. It consists of two presentations – one covering the Alzheimer’s disease (Alzheimer’s 101) and another that’s a “how to” to do baseball reminiscence programs. Here they are (MS power point format, you can download the file, the click “enable editing” to view it):
A short video from the National Institute for Health about how Alzheimer’s affects the brain is here, and on our YouTube playlist.
Caregivers are a key participant and contribute to the success of baseball reminiscence programs. Here’s a document about the caregiver and their role in our programs: