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Archive for January 27th, 2012

The Presence Care Project is a new, innovative mindfulness-based dementia care training for family and professional care partners (caregivers). Unlike other forms of training that are skills-based only and tend to be quickly forgotten, the Presence Care approach results in sustained attitudinal changes aimed at benefiting care partners throughout the long journey of dementia. The Presence Care training is the only mindfulness-based program designed specifically to meet the unique challenges of dementia care.

Read this blog post…   I love this … I can’t wait to find out more about their organization.

Metta

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Here is a link to a Dharma talk by Thich Nhat Hanh… please forgive the very low-grade audio… I’m going to see if I can find a podcast somewhere like Plum Village’s site…

When I was in retreat in 2003 with Thay and his monastics (outside Madison, WI) the last day of the retreat was focused on this topic, just before or just after the book was published…

There are several parts to this… enjoy.

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Belief Net

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