Reminiscence Therapy - Winter DVD & Photo/Activity Cards Kit
Favorite Things is a series of DVDs created for the enjoyment of those with dementia, their caregivers and family in order to provide comfort and inspire connections and conversation through reminiscence.
Through reminiscence we find comfort in our favorite things and form connections with people and the past. The Winter Collection is full of excitement with Fun in the Snow, the beauty of the Winter Wonderland, the savory and sweet from In the Kitchen, and the joy of being Home for the Holidays. Soothing and happy background music provides comfort and brings joy to your environment.
Videos included on this DVD:
- Fun in the Snow (19:53)
- In the Kitchen (19:50)
- Winter Wonderland (20:19)
- Home for the Holidays (19:30)
5: Bonus Video: Winter Mix video (15:33)
Use the simple graphic menus on your DVD player or can be played on a computer using its DVD player. If used on a touch screen capable computer the menu buttons are responsive to touch. The slideshows on this DVD include not only colorful photographs, but also video clips all of which are enhanced with background music with the option to mute. (Total Play Time – 1:35:05)
Favorite Things – XL Winter Photo Cards
Favorite Things photo cards are for the enjoyment of those with dementia, their caregivers and family and used to provide comfort and inspire connections and conversation through reminiscence.
The XL Winter Photo Cards can be used independently or as a compliment to the Favorite Things Winter Collection DVD with the same four categories: 1. Winter Wonderland 2. Fun in the Snow 3. In the Kitchen 4. Home for the Holidays. The set includes 32 double sided photo cards and 8 companion cards of which there are 2 double sided cards for each of the 4 collections for a total of 16 reminiscence activities.
The companion photo cards provide cues for caregivers so that they can preface a photo card or video within our Favorite Things series with questions, or plan where to stop within a slide show or photo cards for an activity, share trivia/fun facts or participate in a game. The cards are high quality, laminated, water resistant and are extra large, measuring (5 x 7") each and are housed in a transparent label coordinated plastic snap case and include instructions.