The Green Oak Initiative connects deeply with the scientist practitioner model of clinical practice. We believe research is important for the progress of mental health. We strongly endorse measurable practices that can also contribute towards better understanding of the human mind and brain.
We have a few core areas of research:
Neuropsychology: Research work in this area is understanding the brain through brain pathology. Much of the research at Green Oak is looking at understanding the role of bilingualism in dementia and language degradation. We also look at best practices to prevent and manage dementia. We are working towards developing a sustainable model that works with the community towards healthy ageing and managing dementia