Mary Stoinski is a Memory Care Specialist for Arrow Senior Living. After spending many years as a music teacher, Mary found a true passion for serving adults who suffer from Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Mary is a Certified Dementia Care Practitioner, Alzheimer’s Association Community Educator, Teepa Snow Positive Approach to Care Coach, and Certified Music and Memory Volunteer. Mary has also received extensive training in Montessori for Dementia at the National Center for Montessori and Aging in Kensington, Maryland, and passionately continues to dedicate herself to furthering knowledge of the disease, engaging residents who are living with it in innovative ways, and creating environments where residents thrive.
Mary has been instrumental in developing dementia specific staff training in many of the Arrow communities. In alignment with the Alzheimer’s Association’s Best Practices, our memory care staff are trained in multiple aspects of dementia care, including approach, care, communication, engagement, and dining.