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Date: Dec 30th, 2014 8:46am
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

Dr. G. Allen Power, a pioneer in dementia care, has just published a new book challenging most of the conventional wisdom about caring for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

Date: Dec 10th, 2014 10:17am
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

Ecumen Awakenings™ once again received national attention for its innovative approach to dementia care.

Date: Nov 24th, 2014 2:55pm
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

Around Minnesota and Wisconsin, you will be seeing more businesses posting a new window cling with a purple angel symbol and this message...

Date: Nov 4th, 2014 2:23pm
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team


Mirzeta Huskic is a warm-hearted warrior in the day-to-day battle against dementia.  She shares her challenges and joy.

Date: Oct 31st, 2014 10:07am
Author: Jennifer Severson

The moving documentary, "Glen Campbell... I'll Be Me" tells the story of the Grammy Award-winning artist's battle with Alzheimer's and his...

Date: Aug 27th, 2014 3:38pm
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

Senior Housing News (SHN), the leading source for news and information about the senior housing industry, recently highlighted the Ecumen Awakenings™ approach to dementia care that focuses on reducing the inappropriate...

Dr. John Brose
Date: Aug 7th, 2014 11:34am
Author: Ben Taylor

Dr. John Brose, a Minneapolis psychologist and consultant to Ecumen, is nationally renowned for his pioneering efforts to make life better for the elderly and disabled.  Experiences early in his career moved him to speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves...

Date: Aug 7th, 2014 9:43am
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

The Mankato Free Press in Mankato, Minn., writes about the expansion of Ecumen Awakenings to assisted living at this link.


Date: Aug 1st, 2014 3:40pm
Author: Ben Taylor

Ecumen has been awarded a $265,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) to fund expansion of its nationally recognized Ecumen Awakenings™ dementia care program into its assisted living communities.  The care program emphasizes managing...

Date: Jul 23rd, 2014 11:43am
Author: Ecumen Awakenings Team

Ecumen is proud to be a partner in the important work of reducing the use of unnecessary antipsychotic drugs in all Minnesota nursing homes. The Minnesota Partnership to Improve Dementia Care recently announced its 2014 first quarter results, which exceeded the...