'At the Movies' puzzle has an image sure to start conversations, plus bold, distinct colors and large to handle pieces, making it a simpler puzzle to set. This adapted puzzle is 8.25" X 11" when completed. It is made of a thick, durable chipboard to stand up to repeated use.
Studies have shown that a MindStart puzzle product is easier to set
than other puzzles of the same puzzle count; this is due to the images with less detail. Because of this design feature, along with having less puzzle pieces, patients with dementia have the right level of mental stimulation and success. Consider for MindStart high activity level
"Large piece puzzles are a form of therapy for Alzheimer's, stroke, and Parkinson's"
Therapist Tip: Jigsaw puzzles stimulate the brain by using the skills of matching, problem solving, visual skills, and coordination of the fingers. They also can spark memory and conversation through the image depicted on the puzzle. MindStart puzzle products are a form of therapy for adults with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia, head injury, Parkinson's, stroke, or frail elderly who tire easily. Also, the large size of the puzzle pieces help seniors with vision loss to easily see and handle the pieces. The At the Movies puzzle can stimulate conversation about favorite movies, actors/actresses, or favorite movie time treats.