Following are a few key references. For a comprehensive list of references please download the PDF.
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Jarrott, S. E., Gozali, T., & Gigliotti, C. M. (2008). Montessori programming for persons with dementia in the group setting: An analysis of engagement and affect.* Dementia, 7*(1), 109-125. doi:10.1177/1471301207085370
Orsulic-Jeras, S., Schneider, N. M., Camp, C. J., Nicholson, P., & Helbig, M. (2001). Montessori-based dementia activities in long-term care: Training and implementation. Activities, Adaptation, and Aging, 25, 107-120.
Orsulic-Jeras, S., Judge, K. S., & Camp, C. J. (2000). Montessori-based activities for long-term care residents with advanced dementia: Effects on engagement and affect. *The Gerontologist*, 40, 107-111.
Rose, M. S., Camp, C. J., Skrajner, M. J., & Gorzelle, G. J. (2003). Enhancing the quality of nursing home visits with Montessori-based activities. Activities Directors’ Quarterly, 3, 4-10.
Vance, D. & Johns, R. (2002). Montessori Improved Cognitive Domains in Adults with Alzheimer’s Disease. *Physical Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics*, 20(3/4), 19-36.
Judge, K. S., Camp. C. J, & Orsulic-Jeras, S. (2000). Use of Montessori-based activities for clients with dementia in adult day care: Effects on engagement. American Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 15, 42-46.
Dawson, P, Wells, D., Kline, K., (1993) *Enhancing the Abilities of Persons with Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias: A Nursing Perspective*: New York:Springer Publishing Co.
Brush, J.A. & Camp, C. J. (1999). Effective interventions for persons with dementia: Using spaced retrieval and Montessori techniques.
Association Montessori Internationale
Montessori Australia Foundation
Montessori Children's Foundation
Educateurs sans Frontieres
Montessori For Dementia