Center for Applied Research in Dementia Presents Credential
BILLINGS, Mont. (Sept. 25, 2023) – Westpark Village, managed by The Goodman Group, received the Silver Level designation as a Montessori Inspired Lifestyle® Credentialed Community from the Center for Applied Research in Dementia. Achieving this credential demonstrates that the community has established outstanding efforts to improve the quality of life for memory care residents through the values and principles embodied in the Montessori Inspired Lifestyle approach of care.
“Receiving the Silver Level designation is an outstanding accomplishment for our community. I am so proud of our hard-working team, and their dedication to continually improve the quality of care for residents at Westpark Village,” said Executive Director Megan Brinton.
Westpark Village’s Pearls of Life® memory care neighborhoods offer Montessori Inspired Lifestyle, a positive approach to providing care for adults living with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. Based on the methods of Maria Montessori and as adapted for adults by Dr. Cameron Camp, founder of the Center for Applied Research in Dementia, this approach of care allows residents to focus on their individual strengths and engage in meaningful activities to stimulate the mind and improve overall quality of life.
For more information on the credentialing process, please visit https://www.cen4ard.com/mil-credentialed-communities/.