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Join Dr. Larry Pino and a wide variety of industry experts and guests for an in-depth look at senior living and where it is today. Senior living has come a long way since the days of an “old folks home.” Today’s seniors are looking for vibrant communities with engaging activities, chef-inspired cuisine, and high-level amenities. The senior living industry is responding in a big way. We’ll explore current and future trends as we speak with those who are pushing the limits and residents who are happily experiencing the evolution. Tuscan Talks | Senior Living Today is a monthly podcast available in video and audio formats.

Tuscan Talks | Senior Living Today Larry Pino

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 9 Ratings

Join Dr. Larry Pino and a wide variety of industry experts and guests for an in-depth look at senior living and where it is today. Senior living has come a long way since the days of an “old folks home.” Today’s seniors are looking for vibrant communities with engaging activities, chef-inspired cuisine, and high-level amenities. The senior living industry is responding in a big way. We’ll explore current and future trends as we speak with those who are pushing the limits and residents who are happily experiencing the evolution. Tuscan Talks | Senior Living Today is a monthly podcast available in video and audio formats.

    Reminiscence Therapy & Life Story Programming with Larry Pino & Beth Sanders | Tuscan Talks

    Reminiscence Therapy & Life Story Programming with Larry Pino & Beth Sanders | Tuscan Talks

    A study on the use of “life storybooks” was conducted at a nursing home in Ireland in 2008. The findings from this study have important implications and provide insights into the importance of life storybooks in supporting the delivery of quality person-centered care. In this episode, Tuscan Gardens Senior Living's Founder and CEO, Dr. Larry Pino & Beth Sanders from LifeBio discuss the benefits of sharing life stories.
    Head over to TuscanTalks.com to see show notes, including direct links to resources you’ve heard today.
    Beth Sanders is the founder and CEO of LifeBio.com and MyHello.com, two solutions capturing life stories for better health through social interaction and tapping into memories and experiences. She is the creator of the LifeBio Reminiscence Method, a form of narrative care in senior living and health care settings and for older adults living at home.

    • 20 min
    Continuing Education for Seniors with Larry Pino & Kevin Brennan | Tuscan Talks

    Continuing Education for Seniors with Larry Pino & Kevin Brennan | Tuscan Talks

    According to the National Institute of Aging, higher levels of education may help preserve memory in the face of accumulating age-related brain pathology.  In this episode, Tuscan Gardens Senior Living's Founder and CEO, Dr. Larry Pino & Kevin Brennan from One Day University discuss continuing education for seniors.
    Head over to TuscanTalks.com to see show notes, including direct links to resources you’ve heard today.

    Kevin has spent his career in various marketing roles. Prior to joining One Day University, Kevin was Director of Marketing at AT&T Adworks. Most One Day U students have learned about a myriad of subjects from our fascinating professors. And best of all, at One Day U there are no grades, no tests, no homework – just the pure joy of lifelong learning!

    • 23 min
    What is Memory Care with Larry Pino & Joshua Freitas | Tuscan Talks

    What is Memory Care with Larry Pino & Joshua Freitas | Tuscan Talks

    As a caregiver to someone with cognitive decline, you might be curious about the different terms of memory care and what to expect.  In this inaugural episode, Tuscan Gardens Senior Living's Founder and CEO, Dr. Larry Pino & Joshua Freitas discuss memory care, diagnosing and planning care for your loved one.
    Head over to TuscanTalks.com to see show notes, including direct links to resources you’ve heard today.

    Joshua J. Freitas is an award-winning memory care program developer and researcher. His cutting-edge training philosophy is pushing the dementia care industry forward with the mantra: understand, connect, and engage. Freitas holds five certifications related to dementia care and has studied at some of the world's most renowned colleges and universities including Lesley University, Harvard University, and Berklee college of music. He is dedicated to improving dementia care.

    • 28 min

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