Writer Philip Ball has granted Created Out of Mind and UCL researchers access to his “mini-brain”, all in the name of science and a deeper understanding of degenerative brain diseases. Here, he reflects on this experience.Read More
Created Out of Mind Director, Sebastian Crutch, has been appointed to a new Commission on Dementia and Music, that could help transform dementia care.Read More
Charlotte Overton-Hart, talks to Created Out of Mind about the journey that led her to developing an innovative storytelling tool to capture the experiences of those living with dementia. She has recently launched a new social enterprise called Story Chaplain, which brings together creative arts and meaningful moments for people living with dementia.Read More
From discussions, talks and performances to interactive visualisations and a social media campaign, Created Out of Mind have led a series of events and activities in recognition of Dementia Awareness Week from 14th-20th May.Read More
Created Out of Mind collaborator Gemma Goodall shares the insights she has gained from being involved in Bev Foster’s ‘Music in Dementia Care’ workshops. The workshops gave an overview of the music care approach and taught individuals how to integrate musical strategies into the care environment.Read More
A Rare Dementia Support group member, who's sister has Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD), shares his experience of attending a FTD support group meeting and insights on the value of support groups and arts-based activities for people with dementias.Read More
Congratulations to our Communications Officer, Kailey Nolan who has been awarded the 2017 UCL Provost's Public Engagement Award.Read More
Created Out of Mind's Project Coordinator, Janette Junghaus shares her experiences and insights after attending a workshop on adapting yoga and mindfulness practices for people with dementias.