7 results for your search

Are the Keys in the Freezer?: An Advocate's Guide for Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
See details
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
Are the Keys in the Freezer? is an artful blend of practical advice and the compelling story of a family's search for the right care for their mother with dementia. This well-researched book is a must-read for families in the US looking for resources and ideas about care facilities, hospices, finances and costs of...
written by Jeri Warner, fl. 2015, Brenda Niblock, fl. 2015 and Patricia Woodell, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2014), 210 page(s)
×
Bradford Dementia Group Good Practices Guides, Developing Excellent Care for People Living with Dementia in Care Homes
See details
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)
×
ISFs in Older People’s Services
See details
written by Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015 and Robin Miller, 1968-; in The Individual Service Funds Handbook: Implementing Personal Budgets in Provider Organizations (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
The Individual Service Funds Handbook is the definitive guide to one of the most innovative forms of personal budget in health and social care. It gives a clear explanation of what Individual Service Funds (ISFs) are, how to use them effectively and includes all the information you need in order to implement them...
written by Helen Sanderson, fl. 2015 and Robin Miller, 1968-; in The Individual Service Funds Handbook: Implementing Personal Budgets in Provider Organizations (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
×
Older Adults and Autism Spectrum Conditions: An Introduction and Guide
See details
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)
×
Person-Centred Thinking with Older People: 6 Essential Practices
See details
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)
×
Rejuvenation for the Caregiver
See details
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)
×
University  of Bradford Dementia Good Practice Guides, End of Life Care for People with Dementia: A Person-Centered Approach
See details
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)
×