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15
Dec
radio4theages-12-15-2012

Show #62: It’s not the Presents you give, it’s about being Present

Show #62: It’s not the Presents you give, it’s about being Present

With the holidays fast approaching, Radio 4 the Ages wanted to take the time and talk about slowing down and just enjoying the time and company of family and loved ones.  Heather gives us some helpful tips on how to host a guest for the holidays that may have memory or cognitive impairments.  Matt talks about continuous lifetime learning with MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) and how learning doesn’t have to stop when you get your degree. To learn more, tune in!

Resources

  • Holidays and Alzheimer’s Families

http://www.alz.org/care/alzheimers-dementia-holidays.asp

  • Several links for online learning

http://www.khanacademy.org/

https://www.coursera.org/

https://www.edx.org/

http://www.ocwconsortium.org/

  • The Legacy Project

http://legacyproject.human.cornell.edu/