Sharing the Soul Through the Expressive Arts

Arts Experience
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 2:30am
Kansas City, MO

Daniel C. Potts, M.D. and Angel C. Duncan, MA-MFT, ATR of the Cognitive Dynamics Foundation (www.cognitivedynamics.org) will be presenting a lecture titled “Sharing the Soul Through the Expressive Arts” at the Pioneer Network’s 2014 National Conference at 2:30 pm Central.  Potts will highlight the story and art of his father, Lester, and explore the neuroscience behind artistic expression in dementia.  Angel Duncan will share her extensive experience using art therapy diagnostically and therapeutically in persons with cognitive impairment. The benefits of the expressive arts and life story preservation in person-centered care paradigms will be discussed.