Therapalz is a therapeutic object created to help caretakers better care for their loved ones with Alzheimer’s.
Start Up Info: Vacant eyes wandered up and down the living room walls of the house he had spent his entire lifetime in. There was no recollection, no spark as he sat motionless and surrounded by memories. Pictures of concerts from Denmark in 1972, his wedding day, the birth of his first daughter…
Imagine taking care of someone with no memory, someone you have spent a lifetime with. The physical, psychological, and emotional stress of caring for a loved one who is battling Alzheimer’s is a scenario that home caregivers face every day.
Therapalz is a therapeutic object created to help caretakers better care for their patients with Alzheimer’s. By providing a “simulation” animal for patients to interact with, our goal is to help alleviate anxiety and stress for individuals who live with this condition everyday.