Who are each of us behind the masks we all wear? Since 2011 Sweet Readers has been challenging middle school students to use a set of tools to discover the people behind the masks of aging and Alzheimer's - the results are fascinating! How does one read a person? Listen in as high school Young Leaders Cara + Caitlyn unlock the secrets and share the science and stories uncovered during interviews with the experts, ranging from neuroscientists to the middle school Sweet Readers and their … [Read more...]
The Science of Gratitude
As the leaves begin to change and 2021 starts to wind down, we often find ourselves reflecting on the past, giving thanks for our present, and hoping for the future. Modern American Thanksgiving further encourages people to practice gratitude and think deeply about themselves and everything that keeps the world together. Gratitude is also widely practiced in many cultural and religious practices, and it has been lauded as a mental health practice. But does gratitude actually have a positive … [Read more...]
New Programs for April!
We are delighted to announce a few openings in our last program cycle, starting in April! All programs are 5 weekly sessions over Zoom with a facilitator and Zoom Host. To register or for more info, please contact: email@example.com or call us at: 917.828.2970. We welcome older adults (over 65 years) and their care partners/spouses; with and without cognitive impairment from almost anywhere in the world! Available Programs (times are EASTERN US): Mondays 11:45 am - 12:30 … [Read more...]