Finding activities that people living with dementia are able to participate in and enjoy can be challenging. The Montessori for dementia approach seeks to engage the senses and evoke positive emotions. It involves stimulation of the cognitive, social, and functional skills of each individual.
The Mystery Bag is a great sensorial activity. Using touch without visual cues stimulates the brain in a unique way. The included instructions describe a variety of activities to build on this and exercise cognitive function.