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Improving Accessibility with Adapted Art Tools

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Through its person-centered approach, Opening Minds through Art (OMA) plays to the strengths of its artists, who have unique needs as People with Dementia (PWD). In addition to changes in cognitive...
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Opening Minds through Art is hiring!!

Opening Minds through Art is hiring!!

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Associate Director of Opening Minds through Art (OMA) Scripps Gerontology Center  The Scripps Gerontology Center specializes in research, education, and service that...
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Leader in Aging-Carol Silver Elliott

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Long time OMA advocate and 2020 LeadingAge Elect Chair of the Board, Carol Silver-Elliott has a strong vision to address ageism. We spoke with her recently to discuss her newly appointed role, her...
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Five things you should know about art, dementia, and...

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Watch five brief video clips of Q&A with OMA’s founder, Like Lokon, to find out five things that you should know about OMA and the latest developments in the OMA in medical school...
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Canadian HS Student received award for OMA work

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Art is opening minds and bringing generations together in Kitchener, Canada, thanks to the dedication and passion of students, teachers and facilitators. The efforts of Lillian Hyatt, a Grade 9...
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The Arts Dispel Medical Students’ Qualms About Dementia

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OMA was extensively quoted in an article on “The Arts Dispel Medical Students’ Qualms about Dementia” by Rebecca Voelker, in the April 2019 issue of JAMA (the Journal of the...
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