Participation in carefully selected research projects enhances James L. West’s success in providing state-of-the-art services for all of our clients and their families.

Research partners have used the center for projects ranging from sophisticated imaging of blood-flow patterns in the brains of individuals with dementia, to the use of tai chi to calm residents with late-afternoon agitation.


Our research partners have included:

UNT Health Science Center

Baylor Health Care System

Sam Houston State University

Texas Tech University