Leandra Sims

Leandra Sims

The Kensington Sierra Madre

Leandra is an accomplished trainer and director for memory care services in one of Southern California’s finest senior care communities.  She started her career in the arts and performed as a musician for years.  After her exposure to dementia she gravitated her efforts on learning how she could better understand improving the quality of life for those with memory loss.  

Her ability to entertain developed into a gift to train and elevate other senior professionals to uncover their own talents on how to engage with love, care and understanding.   She shares that difficult behaviors with memory loss are only an expression of a need.  Leandra’s compassion and ability to translate dementia behavior into an easily understood language makes her a treasure for all who encounter her.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts with a Minor in Music from Chapman University, along with extensive training as an Independent Certified Trainer on the Accomplished Level.  

Conference Sessions

Breaking Down the Real Language of Dementia