Video: Montessori Approach in Action

Montessori for Aging and Dementia is an approach to life that supports each individual in engaging in their community in a purposeful way. Watch how Clark Retirement has successfully implemented this program with the help of Jennifer Brush.

Redesigning Dementia Care
in hospitals, assisted living communities, nursing homes and home care

Brush Development provides education in person-directed dementia care and Montessori for Dementia that enables health care professionals to create supportive memory care environments and implement effective dementia programming.  We are the approved AMI training center for Montessori for Aging and Dementia in the United States, offering classes both online and in person anywhere in the world.  We offer private in-home and internet-based dementia coaching to families and persons living with dementia in an effort to help individuals successfully age in place at home.

Upcoming Workshops and Speaking Engagements

Montessori for Aging and Dementia, Montessori Center of Minnesota, St. Paul | October 26 & 27, 2017

Montessori for Aging and Dementia, Episcopal Day School, New York | March 9 & 10, 2018

Montessori for Aging and Dementia, Clark Retirement, Michigan | April 19 & 20, 2018

See full list on our Events page

Training Programs

Online and on-site education for you and your staff for positive outcomes in dementia care


Jennifer Brush finds solutions that allow people to look at dementia differently


Resources to help communities and caregivers improve dementia care and enhance elders’ quality of life

Books | Articles


Strategies that make a difference for people living with dementia