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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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Mindfulness for Carers
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presented by Cheryl Rezek, fl. 1990 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 98 page(s)
Carers are particularly vulnerable to feeling stressed, worried and worn down by the vast demands that often come with caregiving, be they physical, psychological or emotional. Mindfulness can be enormously beneficial to carers, whether professional or voluntary, as a means of developing greater inner stability, r...
presented by Cheryl Rezek, fl. 1990 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 98 page(s)
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Multifaith Care for Sick and Dying Children and Their Families: A Multidisciplinary Guide
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written by Zamir Hussain, fl. 2010 and Paul Nash, 1959-; presented by Madeleine Parkes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 page(s)
What do you need to know in order to provide the best possible care for sick children of different faiths? What, in the context of the young person's faith, might it be helpful to know to support the child and the family, improve care, communicate sensitively and avoid causing offence?Drawing on extensive, evidenc...
written by Zamir Hussain, fl. 2010 and Paul Nash, 1959-; presented by Madeleine Parkes, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 226 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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Older Adults and Autism Spectrum Conditions: An Introduction and Guide
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written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The first book to look seriously at the practical issues facing older adults with autism spectrum conditions (ASC), Wenn Lawson's groundbreaking handbook offers support, advice, and sensible ways in which to look at the issues. Informed by current research, interviews with older people diagnosed with ASC and his o...
written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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People with Dementia Speak Out
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edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 page(s)
In People with Dementia Speak Out, twenty-three people from diverse backgrounds share their experiences of living with dementia. The contributors are honest about the frustrations and fears they face, but overall there is remarkably little self-pity and a great deal of optimism. The personal accounts demonstrate t...
edited by Lucy Whitman, fl. 2009 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 306 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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Person-Centred Thinking with Older People: 6 Essential Practices
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written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
Person-centred practices are a key way to provide the best possible care and support for older people and help them to be active and valued members of the community. Drawing on a wealth of experience of working with older people, the authors present the 6 essential person-centred practices.Each of the practices is...
written by Helen Bown, 1967- and Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015; presented by Gill Bailey, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 118 page(s)
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POTS and Other Acquired Dysautonomia in Children and Adolescents
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presented by Kelly McCracken Barnhill, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
This is an authoritative overview for anyone encountering Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS) - a dysfunction of the autonomic nervous system resulting in diverse symptoms experienced in an upright position that are relieved by lying down - and other types of acquired dysautonomia. It provides essenti...
presented by Kelly McCracken Barnhill, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
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Practical Guide to Child Protection: The Challenges, Pitfalls and Practical Solutions
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presented by Joanna Nicolas, fl. 2008 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 178 page(s)
Identifying the most serious challenges faced in child protection work, this practical guide offers helpful solutions for frontline professionals working with children and adults. Informed by her many years on the frontline and subsequent experience writing serious case reviews, Joanna Nicolas has identified the m...
presented by Joanna Nicolas, fl. 2008 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 178 page(s)
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