Rikke Gregersen
Associate Professor Ph.D.
VIA Ageing and Dementia
Responsible for research in dementia
Tel: +4587551810 Email:

CST training

Annette Johannesen
Occupational Therapist, MSc in OT, Specialist in gerontology
International CST Trainer
External specialist and coordinator of the Danish CST Project.
Tel: +4521427485 

CST provision

“Kommunikationscentret”, a regional centre for training speech and language in Copenhagen.
Contact: Julie Ystroem:
Tel: +45 45 11 47 11 

VUK-Aalborg, a school offering training for adults with special needs
Tel: +4530554180 

From September 2017, the British CST course will be conducted in Denmark by Annette Johannesen.

Municipalities of Herlev, Koege and Silkeborg are testing the British CST-concept. Their experiences and ideas will be shared and used for the development of a culturally adapted Danish version of CST.

CST research Projects

A pilot study adapting and validating the International CST intervention program into a Danish context is planned to run from 2019 until 2020. Pilot tests are planned to take place in several Danish municipalities 2018.

Translation of the CST manual:
By 2020 we aim to have a Danish version of the CST manual: Making a Difference II

Annette Johannesen and a speech and language therapist, Anita Munch Reul ,ran a CST group programme primo 2017 in order to test the effects on cognitive and verbal outcomes. The results were presented at the annual Danish Dementia Conference.