Through the Montessori Looking-Glass: Barriers to Implementing a Montessori-Based Intervention

July 7, 2020


  • Leah M. Janssen
  • Jennifer M. Kinney
  • Kathleen M. Farfsing

Montessori methods are used with individuals with dementia to create meaningful, inclusive, failure-free activities that enhance quality of life. This research qualitatively explored the barriers to implementing a Montessori-based intervention for people living with dementia in a 24-hr memory care setting.

Journal of Applied Gerontology, doi:10.1177/0733464820938270

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  • Case Studies/ Qualitative Research
  • Cognitive/Communication Challenges
  • Dementia
  • Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Program Evaluation
  • Workforce Issues