Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) is a brief treatment for people who have a formal diagnosis of mild or moderate stages of dementia. CST is recommended by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) as an evidence-based treatment which can be of benefit for individuals living with dementia.
In Stirling, Town Break runs a CST programme that involves 14 sessions of themed activities. This is often followed by a Maintenance CST course to help prolong the quality of life and cognitive benefits.
In the Forth Valley, Alzheimer Scotland runs Brain Gym sessions that also adopt the principles of CST.
For more information on these activities, please use the contact details below.