BeYond the Bend, LLC exists to meet the needs of people living with dementia in an extraordinary way. After thirty plus years of working in geriatrics and senior living, Torie Pendleton decided to change the face of dementia care through cognitive stimulation therapy, caregiver coaching, and training for professionals and first responders who encounter PWD on a daily basis.
Using the Fit Minds Cognitive Coaching platform provides research supported, person-centered training for the mind. Through personalized cognitive assessments, each person is provided with insight into their brain health and a plan to improve the aging experience.
Using a Caregiver Stress Scale and subjective interviewing, each care partner is provided insight and strategies into how to manage their loved one living with dementia, as well as, their own needs.
Using curriculum from the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners, the Alzheimer's disease and Dementia Care seminar provides an opportunity to learn best practices in memory care from an experienced and highly trained professional.