Alzheimer's Foundation of America
This unique interactive tool kit offers a window into dementia
by sensitizing participants to an environment that replicates symptoms.
Virtual Dementia Tour Series - Group Edition
Produced by: Second Wind Dreams

The VDT – Group Edition is a unique, interactive tool kit that helps participants identify with and understand the behaviors and needs of individuals with dementia. Created by P.K. Beville, a specialist in geriatrics, this easy to follow kit is designed for caregiving facilities and community organizations and has been proven to improve communication and care. The VDT-Group Edition includes:

  • A comprehensive guide to caregiving for people with dementia
  • DVD of a "behind the scenes" look at how to set up a VDT demonstration
  • Two CDs that replicate dementia-induced confusion
  • A set of simple tasks to be completed while senses are impaired to simulate:
           o Loss of hearing and increased confusion
           o Loss of central and peripheral vision
           o Loss of sensory nerves and fine motor skills
           o Onset of arthritis and neuropathy
  • A form for tracking attitudinal changes before and after the experience

Note: Purchasers of the group edition must agree to terms and conditions in order for the order to be processed.


Virtual Dementia Tour Series - Individual and Family Edition
Produced by: Second Wind Dreams

This interactive kit enables individuals to “walk in the shoes” of someone with dementia by simulating symptoms of the disease. By heightening sensitivity, it teaches family caregivers how to create a positive environment for their loved ones and enables them to to better cope with difficult behaviors. Created by P.K. Beville, a specialist in geriatrics, this unique product is designed for the individual or family to use in their own environment. Multiple family members can take the tour. Kit includes a family guide, DVD of a family coping with a loved one with dementia, gloves, two CDs, two goggles, shoe inserts.


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