Memory Jogging Puzzles traditional wooden puzzles are large piece puzzles with fewer pieces that remove fear and intimidation.
These jigsaw puzzles break down walls of silence, stimulate emotions, memory and conversation.
You may have heard people say a puzzle is a puzzle; any jigsaw puzzle will do when your loved one has dementia.
But is a puzzle a puzzle?
Trust me, if you loved one has dementia or is in stroke treatment that is not true. Just any jigsaw puzzle causes fear, intimidation and feelings of failure, not participation, smiles and feelings of success.
Memory Jogging Puzzles are comforting, one of a kind mind game and brain exercise that automatically draw elderly, dementia and stroke patients into a familiar comfort zone.
Memory Jogging Puzzles | Easy Wooden Puzzles
6 piece puzzles, 12 piece puzzles & 20 piece puzzles
Give your loved one a chance at feeling successful, they will enjoy working with easy puzzles, experience a feeling of pride and have fun.
Images below are Memory Jogging Puzzles available in shopping cart. For larger view of jigsaw puzzles and more information, click on picture / image.
Famous TV Show Puzzles of the 50s – Black / White Puzzles – 6 piece puzzle, 12 piece puzzle and 20 piece puzzle.
These jigsaw puzzles spark excitement and participation; easily stimulate emotions, memory and help rebuild problem solving / thinking skills. View all of Memory Jogging Puzzles
How? Dr. Mitchell Slutzky says it best. . .
“Your puzzles do indeed show some promise, due to the fact that they engage persons with their emotional and recognition memory, but then rely upon “here and now” problem-solving skills.” Mitchell Slutzky, Ph.D., Clinical Geropsychologist, NY ###
Did you know old habits may be restored in Alzheimer’s and dementia patients?
Some elderly with dementia recall right away what to do with a jigsaw puzzle; others need a little guidance and more time. Mary has dementia and unique way of puzzling.
Break down walls of silence and connect with your loved one.
Like frosting on a cake, The Saturday Evening Post themes are frosting on Memory Jogging Puzzles.
The cake is edible without the frosting, but watch the eyes light up with the frosting.
It just makes the cake a more enjoyable experience; you will see the same reaction with these large piece puzzles.