2 Serious games for people with dementia AND for caregivers of a loved one with dementia.
To empower people with dementia and their caregivers, 2 serious games have been developed to give them understanding into how to deal with every day issues and improving their quality of life.
SERESTM Dementia is a set of 2 serious games. One for a person with dementia and one for caregivers of a loved one with dementia. It provides information about the disease and explains how the decisions you make as a person with dementia or as a caregiver in every day situations, may impact on: the quality of life of yourself or your loved one, the burden on you as a caregiver and on aspects of social integration.
Develop coping skills
This interactive game is based on situations you will likely encounter in real life. Throughout, you will learn essential coping skills and practice ways to deal with the inevitable uncertainties, fluctuating emotions and the burden you may experience in the difficult moments experiencing certain difficulties in your own life, both as a person with dementia, or as a caregiver looking after a loved one with dementia.
In the safe virtual environment of the game, you can practice situations and decisions you will likely face in real life. The story evolves based on the choices you make. This will allow you to experience the impact of your choices. With clear feedback & suggestions for improvement, the game will help you feel empowered in real life.