Creative Answers to Drive Mental Health Initiatives

On March 13th, 2018, Dr. Kristine Newman and the Centre for Communicating Knowledge hosted a workshop on Active Student Citizenship through the Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing’s Student Engagement Initiative.

Journey with Dementia

Joey creates and updates weekly YouTube videos with his mother Molly who suffers from dementia. Joey creates these videos with the aim of inspiring and educating people on the effects that Dementia has for both the caregivers and the individuals impacted by the disease. Joey’s videos provide a first-hand experience of what a caregiver’s roleContinue reading Journey with Dementia

T4D Catches Attention at Toronto Conference

Members of the Thoughts for Dementia Collaborative– Andy Mok, Angel Wang, Kristine Newman, and Jacky Au Duong– debuts #T4Dementia campaign and poster at the 9th Canadian Conference on Dementia

World Rocks Against Dementia (WRAD)

The World Rock Against Dementia movement is a worldwide event in March 2017 that saw 76 events held in 12 countries around the world. The movement is supported by Alzheimer’s Disease International.

VIDEO: Lisa Loiselle on Youth Dementia Awareness

Lisa Loiselle, Associate Director of Research at the Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program, discusses the Young Carers Project and some of the resources that are available for young carers.