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University  of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides, End of Life Care for People with Dementia: A Person-Centered Approach
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written by Murna Downs, fl. 2016, Sarah Russell, fl. 2016, Jane Chatterjee, fl. 2016 and Laura Middleton-Green, fl. 2014, in University of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2017), 178 page(s)
"People with dementia need increasingly specialised support as they approach the end of life, and so too do their families and the professionals working with them. This book describes not only what can be done to ensure maximum quality of life for those in the final stages of the illness, but also how best to supp...
written by Murna Downs, fl. 2016, Sarah Russell, fl. 2016, Jane Chatterjee, fl. 2016 and Laura Middleton-Green, fl. 2014, in University of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2017), 178 page(s)
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What the Hell Happened to my Brain?: Living Beyond Dementia
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presented by Kate Swaffer, 1958- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 394 page(s)
Kate Swaffer was just 49 years old when she was diagnosed with a form of younger onset dementia. In this book, she offers an all-too-rare first-hand insight into that experience, sounding a clarion call for change in how we ensure a better quality of life for people with dementia. Kate describes vividly her experi...
presented by Kate Swaffer, 1958- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 394 page(s)
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Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy
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written by Christine Bryden, 1949- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
Advocating for dementia for 20 years, Christine Bryden has been instrumental in ensuring that people with dementia are included in discussions about the condition and how to manage and think about it. This collection of her hard-hitting and inspiring insider presentations demands 'nothing about us, without us!' an...
written by Christine Bryden, 1949- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
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Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging
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written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
Qigong is the centuries-old practice of moving vital energy (Qi) through the channels of the body, known as meridians, to promote vitality and health. Stephen Rath details current research and Traditional Chinese Medicine theory to show how Qigong practice can support cognitive functioning, as well as emotional an...
written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
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Living Better with Dementia: Good Practice and Innovation for the Future
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written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
What do national dementia strategies, constantly evolving policy and ongoing funding difficulties mean for people living well with dementia? Adopting a broad and inclusive approach, Shibley Rahman presents a thorough critical analysis of existing dementia policy, and tackles head-on current and controversial topic...
written by Shibley Rahman, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 402 page(s)
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Facilitating Spiritual Reminiscence for Older People with Dementia: A Learning Guide
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written by Elizabeth MacKinlay, 1940- and Corinne Trevitt, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 119 page(s)
Spiritual reminiscence is a way of communicating that acknowledges the person as a spiritual being and seeks to engage the person in a more meaningful and personal way. This practical guide teaches carers how to facilitate engaging and stimulating spiritual reminiscence sessions with older people, and particularly...
written by Elizabeth MacKinlay, 1940- and Corinne Trevitt, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 119 page(s)
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Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides, Developing Excellent Care for People Living with Dementia in Care Homes
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edited by Caroline Baker, 1964-, in Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The award-winning PEARL (Positively Enriching and enhancing Residents' Lives) programme was developed to enable care homes to move from providing good fundamental care to excellent person-centred dementia care. Trialled extensively by one of the UK's largest care providers, it has been proven to dramatically incre...
edited by Caroline Baker, 1964-, in Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Person-Centered Dementia Care: Making Services Better with the VIPS Framework (Second Edition)
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written by Isabelle Latham, fl. 2013; presented by Dawn Brooker, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2006), 226 page(s)
What is person-centred dementia care, and how can it be used to improve care for people from diagnosis to end of life? How can we improve services in people's own homes, in care homes, in supported housing and in hospitals? This substantially updated second edition considers recent developments in person-centred c...
written by Isabelle Latham, fl. 2013; presented by Dawn Brooker, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2006), 226 page(s)
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