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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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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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Releasing Harmful Emotions through the Five Animal Forms
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written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015; in Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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; in Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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Support for Mental and Emotional Wellbeing
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presented by Karrie Marshall; in A Creative Toolkit for Communication in Dementia Care (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
How can carers and relatives support a person's identity, relationships and emotional wellbeing through changes that occur in the later stages of dementia? Drawing on over ten years' experience of working with people with dementia, Karrie Marshall provides a toolkit of tried and tested creative activities to suppo...
presented by Karrie Marshall; in A Creative Toolkit for Communication in Dementia Care (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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