Welcome to our first Deva-in-the-Field


Mentia is excited to announce our first “Deva in the Field”, Kathy Helgerson, from SimpleSteps Technology LLC. Ms. Helgerson is a technology advocate for older adults in the Wisconsin & Minnesota regions. Kathy will be introducing Deva World to people impacted by dementia along with their caregivers. In addition, she’ll provide caregiver training on the use of Deva World and digital therapy in general for those with dementia.

Kathy Helgerson takes a Brookdale community in La Crosse through the Deva program
Deva World is the first digital immersive cloud-based platform that delivers scalable, affordable best-practice therapies to people impacted by dementia and their care partners anywhere, anytime, across the care continuum.

“I strive to enrich and enhance the lives of our dynamic aging gracefully population”, said Kathy. “With today’s technologies, I provide a promising future for cognitive health and wellness.”

“We are very excited to be working with Kathy”, said Mentia CEO Mandy Salomon. “As our first Deva in the Field, Kathy spearheads the new movement of independent advocates bringing digitally-based care companion tools to front end care staff and families within their local communities.”