8 December 2008

Tai Chi and CBT and Support Groups help

Mix of taiji, cognitive therapy and support groups benefits those with dementia
University of Illinois, Urbana: 3 December 2008
Those diagnosed with early stage dementia can slow their physical, mental and psychological decline by taking part in therapeutic programs that combine counseling, support groups, Taiji and qigong, researchers report. Some of the benefits of this approach are comparable to those achieved with anti-dementia medications. … > full story

Journal article abstract: The Effects of a Multimodal Intervention on Outcomes of Persons With Early-Stage Dementia

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