Cute Seal Robots Support Dementia Patients

by | Aug 29, 2017 | News | 1 comment

Seal-like robots may play a crucial role in the care of people with dementia across New Zealand.  CARES academic, Associate Professor Elizabeth Broadbent, has led a 12-week study showing that the Paro seal robot “helps sufferers smile and talk more, gives them a sense of purpose and something to love and cuddle.”   To find out more about the study read the recent article in the NZ Herald (28th August 2017) here or contact Dr Broadbent here.

Cute Seal Robots Support Dementia Patients

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