ARPF Includes Yoga, Meditation in New Brain Therapy Training Program to Prevent Alzheimer’s

ARPF Includes Yoga, Meditation in New Brain Therapy Training Program to Prevent Alzheimer’s
The Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation (ARPF) will launch a new Brain Longevity Therapy Training Program to educate wellness and healthcare workers on the four pillars of Alzheimer’s disease prevention: diet, stress management, exercise and spiritual fitness. The spiritual fitness segment focuses on yoga and meditation techniques, specifically the application of “Kirtan Kriya,” a yoga meditation

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15 comments

  1. Peter says:

    How about a program that may actually help stressed Care givers and demention patients with actual day to day issues, rather than wimpering and primal scream. Most care givers are aleady taxed financially 700.00 t0 1000.00 for a session to learn what seems to be a 60s theraputic revival seems sad.

    • On behalf of the ARPF, supporting caregivers is one of our top priorities. Most of us are or have been care partners of a loved one at one point or another. Not only is it very expensive, but caregivers bear a tremendous physical and emotional toll.
      As we learned last week from the Int’l Alzheimer’s Conference, at least one third of cases are preventable.
      That’s why we are so dedicated to funding prevention research – to save at least some families from this terrible and devastating disease.

      This Brain Longevity Therapy Training is a particular program designed for professionals and those who work with older adults, including caregivers, to increase their knowledge and effectiveness and therefore participate in the prevention efforts.
      The ARPF also offers extensive free educational opportunities throughout the year to the public, and our research studies are open to anyone through the research sites that we fund. All research participants, in addition, receive a small compensation for their time.

  2. Dilip says:

    Wow! This article is really interesting, thank you! I think that it is so helpful for a person who also wants to increase their mental health or silhouette.’

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