To Enhance Brain and Cognitive Functioning with Humanistic Buddhism Practice (HBP) apps
A Talk by Ven. Dr. Miaolung
Foguangshan Buddhist Order
About this talk
Using Apps (Humanistic Buddhism Practice, HBP) as a tool on enhancing the cognitive functioning and emotional wellness of persons with dementia.
A quasi-experimental study be needed to evaluate the effectiveness of this intervention on enhancing the cognitive functioning, mental-welling. Need both English and Chinese centers with nearly 100 elderly to participate this study, and do the assessment with Apps intervention. It will be a dementia friendly projects and can be enhance public knowledge on dementia.
The research will also evaluate the benefits of service model using Apps onto various users including dementia, family caregivers, and care center staff. The study will invite caregivers and staff to do the questionnaires about the Apps usage, like investigate the opinions of carers and workers about the ease of access the Apps, user-friendly and the effects of Apps for them.