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Supporting Identity
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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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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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Aging Out of the System
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written by John Degarmo, 1969-; in Helping Foster Children in School: A Guide for Foster Parents, Social Workers and Teachers (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
Helping Foster Children In School explores the challenges that foster children face in schools and offers positive and practical guidance tailored to help the parents, teachers and social workers supporting them. Children in care often perform poorly at school both in terms of their behavior and their academic per...
written by John Degarmo, 1969-; in Helping Foster Children in School: A Guide for Foster Parents, Social Workers and Teachers (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
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Dementia diagnosis from an ‘insider’s’ perspective
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written by Christine Bryden, 1949-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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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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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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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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Relationship-Based Research in Social Work: Understanding Practice Research
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edited by Ilse Julkunen, fl. 2012 and Gillian Ruch, 1962- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
Relationship-based research is founded on the idea that human relationships are of paramount importance and should be central to social work research and practice. Drawing on psychodynamic and systemic understandings of research and practice, this book offers practitioners and academics an insight into what consti...
edited by Ilse Julkunen, fl. 2012 and Gillian Ruch, 1962- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 242 page(s)
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Chapter 4: Spiritual Care, Illness and Identity
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presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959-; in Spiritual Care with Sick Children and Young People: A Handbook for Chaplains, Paediatric Health Professionals, Arts Therapists and Youth Workers (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
Exploring both principles and best practice of the spiritual care of sick children and young people, this remarkable and inspiring book equips the reader to think critically and creatively about how to provide care in hospitals, hospices and other care contexts for ill and disabled children.Written for staff from...
presented by Kathryn Darby, 1964-, Sally Nash, 1957- and Paul Nash, 1959-; in Spiritual Care with Sick Children and Young People: A Handbook for Chaplains, Paediatric Health Professionals, Arts Therapists and Youth Workers (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015)
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