Say Hello to “The Most Powerful Assessment Tool You’ll Ever Use”

Since each person suffering from Alzheimer’s or dementia is on his or her own level of functionality, it’s sometimes difficult to determine how to help a patient or loved-one improve their quality of life.

However, there are a few simple and effective methods for determining capability in sufferers of Alzheimer’s. One is called the Allen Cognitive Level Screen (ACLS), or the leather lacing tool test.

With just a few types of stitching, the ACLS can help caretakers and family members determine exactly what they can do to improve the patient’s life, based on what they are ABLE to do.

Watch the video to learn more about this incredible tool!

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Matthew M. Sullivan holds a bachelor's degree in creative writing from Grand Valley State University, with emphases in fiction and nonfiction. He lives smack-dab between some railroad tracks and Grand Rapids Michigan's third-busiest road, and spends his time studying film and literary fiction.