Welcome to the HABIT page for people living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and program participants. The HABIT Program is for individuals with MCI and their loved ones to learn the best strategies for adapting, coping, and living their best lives with MCI.
Follow the HABIT page to receive updates and information about adjusting to MCI and combating dementia. Our goal is to connect you with others and provide you with information and support.
An Oskarsson is a cognitive psychologist who joined the HABIT program in Florida in 2017.
When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a poet, playwright, and actress. My parents weren’t too keen on that – [...]
Barley and Roasted Tomato Risotto
It's tomato season! This antioxidant powerhouse is in abundance right now, so head to your local farmer's market (with a mask) and find the ingredients for this summery Mediterranean Diet recipe. The recipe, from "The New Mayo Clinic Cookbook" also serves as a nice introduction [...]
We just finished two back-to-back HABIT Programs in Jacksonville (to make up for the downtime earlier in the Spring with COVID restrictions). We are tired, but happy. All of the appreciation shared from staff and patients/partners for the Program made me think of this post from 2019. Thus, I'm sharing [...]
For this week's post, I'm excited to share the results of one of our many studies that came from our Patient Centered Outcomes Research Initiative (PCORI) trial. This trial explored the comparative effectiveness of each of the interventions we provide in the HABIT Program. In other words, we looked [...]