Another study, published in the January 2014 issue of Journal of the American Geriatrics Society has demonstrated that not only does cognitive stimulation work, but the effects can persist for many years.
Fortunately, there are an increasing number of programs and ways that people can get access to high quality cognitive stimulation programs and resources. We have been hearing more about lumosity.com and I have been impressed by the number of apps available for the iPad that would count as cognitive stimulation. We also have programs that train professionals to offer high quality cognitive stimulation classes.
Here is a link to a summary of the recently published scientific article:
For more information about the Certified Cognitive Stimulation Instructor Program, please go to: