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which we served as interior designer) serves
residents with Alzheimer's and other forms
of dementia using a person-centered model
founded on the idea of making design itself an
integral component of the daily treatment regimen. This was accomplished by first researching physical environments-from furnishings
and lighting conditions to neighborhood floor
plans and room configurations-that are suited
(or, in some cases, ill-suited) to memory care.
The project considers the ways that aesthetics
can deliver optimal conditions for wayfinding,
ensure that residents grow familiar and comfortable with their living space, and provide access to abundant natural light to help regulate
eating and sleep patterns.
In the tradition of Copper Ridge, our partnership with Abe's Garden began with a goal of
pushing the standard for treating and designing for Alzheimer's care forward. And although
these communities' respective models differ, it's
telling that more and more providers are now

looking to challenge what's already been done.
Rethinking Alzheimer's and dementia
care requires a much more holistic outlook.
Whereas residential care and clinical treatment
were once seen as two sides of the same coin,
this new approach considers a host of other
factors, including comprehensive wellness
programs, short-term rehab services, day care
programs, dining options and other communitybased amenities, and in-house clinical care
and research institutes devoted to studying-
and educating others on-the neurocognitive
effects of Alzheimer's disease. EFA
J. David Hoglund, FAIA, LEED AP, is a principal
and executive director with Perkins Eastman
(Pittsburgh). He served as the principal-in-charge
for Integrace Copper Ridge in the 1990s. He
can be reached at d.hoglund@perkinseastman.
com. Daniel J. Cinelli, FAIA, is the managing
principal and board director of Perkins Eastman's
Washington, D.C., office and is co-director for the
firm's international senior living design practice. He
can be reached at d.cinelli@perkinseastman.com.

A centerpiece of Copper Ridge's recent
renovation and expansion is the new
Peabody Club, the region's only medical
adult day and night program that's
designed specifically for families living with
Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and other
types of neurocognitive impairments. The
interior of the Peabody Club was designed
to accommodate up to 12 residents at one
time. This intimate setting allows community
members to remain active and go about their
daily routines at a pace suitable for their
neurocognitive abilities.

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Environments for Aging - Fall 2017
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EFAmagazine.com
Editorial
Editorial Advisory Board
Show Talk
Bulletin
Welcome
High score
Now and then
Setting the stage
Close to home
Open house
All inclusive
Top 10 Remodel/ Renovation projects
Introduction
Product Innovation Awards winners
Product Innovation Gallery
Design Profiles
Q+A
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