Storytelling to Help Alzheimer’s Patients

We know the power of a good story… stories that evoke emotion at deep level… stories that move people up out of their comfort zone, but what about stories that heal the storyteller? In this instance, a couple’s own story helps them remember the good times, while they still can.

As you will see in the video, Margaret is in the early stages of Alzheimer’s. Going through an 8-week storytelling course with her husband Mark allowed them to reminisce about their love story. She said of the experience, “It makes you remember your memories because we could talk about them and enjoy them all over again…”
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