Creative life story work with seniors

  • Petra Brandoburová Centrum MEMORY, Mlynarovičova 21, 851 03, Bratislava
  • Simona Adamovičová Centrum MEMORY, Mlynarovičova 21, 851 03, Bratislava
Keywords: life story, seniors, reminiscence, creative activities

Abstract

We summarize the theoretical background and basis for creative activities focused on the life story work with the seniors as realised in “Centrum MEMORY“, Bratislava, Slovakia. Older adult clients with various levels of cognitive functioning could benefit from the combination of creative and reminiscence activities. The importance of creativity and its benefits in senior life is outlined and emphasized

Author Biographies

Petra Brandoburová, Centrum MEMORY, Mlynarovičova 21, 851 03, Bratislava

MA. in psychology

psychology of later life

Simona Adamovičová, Centrum MEMORY, Mlynarovičova 21, 851 03, Bratislava

MA in psychology

psychology of later life

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Published
2016-06-28
How to Cite
Brandoburová, P., & Adamovičová, S. (2016). Creative life story work with seniors. Journal of Education Culture and Society, 7(1), 54-63. https://doi.org/10.15503/jecs20161.54.63