Dementia and the Arts – Part 1 of 2 for November 2021

Wednesday Nov 24th, 2021 – 2pm EST, 1pm CST, 12pm MST, 11am PST & 7pm London GMT, 9pm South Africa SAST, and on the 25th at 6am in Australia AEDT

This is Part One of Two for November of 2021.

Part Two is Coming Soon!

Watch the Interview Below

Our goal is to elevate panelists work and ability to create beauty in many forms. They will share examples of various types of art they participate in, how, and why they started, what they have learned, and what they personally get out of making art. Panelists, do not have to attend all sessions.

Anyone living with dementia interested in participating, please reach out to Lori La Bey via email, or Private message her on FaceBook

Today Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks and Mary Cresenzo the author of The Planet Alzheimers Guide and Master Teaching Artist will facilitate the conversation with our Artist who are living with a form of dementia.


You will hear from Mark Timmons who shows he’s beautiful photography. Mark can be reached via:

Website –

Facebook –

You will hear from Harry Urban who shows us a variety of his woodworking skills. Harry can be reached on Facebook directly or via

Harry’s FaceBook Group call “Forget Me Not”

Last, but not least you will hear from Bob Savage who started painting after he was diagnosed. Bob can be reached by:

Contact Lori La Bey or on FaceBook at Alzheimer’s Speaks

Mary Crescenzo can be reached as follows:


Website –

Purchase Her Book – The Planet Alzheimer’s Guide

Lori La Bey, can be connected if you would like to participate in our next session, or if you would like to reach her or any of the other panelists at:

Website –

Radio Show –

Facebook –

Linkedin –

Below is Our Pilot Program for Dementia and the Arts

Thanks You to Dementia Action Alliance for their support


Be Our Next Guest – Email us at Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio

All Shows are Archived

Dementia Chats is a series of video conversations where we talk with the true experts on dementia, those living with a diagnosis. Lori La Bey, founder of Alzheimer’s Speaks facilitates a conversation and is amazed by every conversation what she learns about life with dementia. She encourages everyone not only to watch these videos, but to include those living with dementia in conversations and to listen closely to their insights. They know dementia better than anyone.

For a Complete List of Dementia Chats Videos – Click Here

Register for a Live Demo Tour of Dementia Map on Zoom!

Upcoming Public Events Lori La Bey Will Be At:

Lori La Bey Can Help Your Organization Switch To Virtual Presentations For Staff Trainings, Family Support, Perspective Clients and Support Gatherings.

See What Others Have Say About Lori La Bey

I want to echo the thanks and appreciation of my colleagues… Your presentations were movingly authentic, fully engaging and wonderfully informative. Thank you for all that you are doing, and all that you’ve done for us!

Carla Koehl, Director of Community RelationsArtis Senior Living of Lexington

 “Feedback from the conference planning committee and our leadership team was extremely positive. Many attendees commented that she was one of the best speakers they had heard.” 

Pat Sylvia, Director of Education & Member Development LeadingAge WA

For More Testimonial

Find A Memory Café In Your Area


We would love to here your thoughts and comments on this tip.

                                            Diana Pierce and Lori La Bey

Downloadable Tips Below

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is when-caring-takes-courage-book-cover.jpg
Gains Alzheimer's Trail - Premiere on Alzheimer's Speaks YouTube Channel

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.