Alzheimer's Disease

Elevate dementia communication
Caregivers understand the challenges of having quality conversations with loved ones or clients who are living with dementia. St. Benedict’s Senior Community offers Validation Associate Courses intended for health care providers, community members and direct care providers for people with dementia.

The goals of validation are:
  • Restore self-worth
  • Reduce stress
  • Work toward resolving unfinished conflicts from the past
  • Reduce chemical and physical restraints
  • Increase verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Prevent inward withdrawal
  • Improve gait and physical well-being
The four-session fall course begins Aug. 23. Register today. Email for more information.

If you or a loved one struggle with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other memory problems, you need a care provider with special expertise necessary to help. The environment and programming at St. Benedict’s Senior Community is designed to enhance feelings of identity and security, utilizing music, socialization and familiar activities of daily living all within a secured setting. St. Benedict’s Senior Community has residential living and specialized nursing care for people with memory loss. Call the Care Center at 320-654-2355, St. Cloud campus at 320-203-2747 or 763-295-4051 for the Monticello campus. Learn more.
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