Opening Minds Through Art

. November 30, 2019.
Sr. Margaret Hall works with LU student Aaron Brown creating a masterpiece!

A unique program has students from Lourdes University working with patients suffering from dementia. Eleven psychology students have been working with residents at Rosary Care Center in Sylvania as part of a program called Opening Minds through Art, which encourages patients to find new creative ways of communication. The program recently received a grant from the Ohio Department of Medicaid to expand the program, giving organizations like Rosary Care additional funding for art supplies and sending individuals for training.

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