Popular beliefs that ageing causes deterioration in cognitive abilities and nothing can be done to halt the decline are outdated. When people challenge their brains, new synapses are created. Discover the real power of the human brain – how it develops lasting memories, how it makes complicated plans and how it achieves wisdom in old age.
About the Speaker:
Dr Donald Yeo is a Clinical Neuropsychologist with a special interest in the psychological aspects of ageing and dementia. From his academic education, clinical practice, research and teaching experience in Singapore, Melbourne and Nottingham, he has acquired professional expertise in cognitive evaluation of patients with neurological disorders and psycho-educational support for their family caregivers. He is a certified facilitator for Mental Health First Aid.