Michael Verde discusses the importance of reminiscence on WGLT


06.09.09

Michael Verde weighs in on the benefits of the Reminiscence Program, especially for individuals living with Alzheimer's disease. He suggests that long-term care community residents enjoy a far superior quality of life when they are encouraged to form and maintain social relationships. WGLT is a full service National Public Radio affiliate based in Bloomington-Normal and Peoria, IL. You can listen to the interview, which is about five minutes long, here: http://www.wglt.org/newsroom/audio/090610alzheimerdepth.mp3.