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13th UK Dementia Congress Collection

13th UK Dementia Congress Collection

Jessica Kingsley Publishers will be exhibiting at 13th UK Dementia Congress 2018, from Tuesday 6th to Thursday 8th November 2018. Here is a selection of books we will have on display.

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  1. Reducing the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

    Reducing the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

    A Guide to Personal Cognitive Rehabilitation Techniques

    Jackie Pool

    Practical and innovative, this book provides guidance for people with dementia, their families and carers. Comprehensive myth-busting information on nutrition, stress, communication, sleep and cognitive rehabilitation techniques will allow readers to build a personalised self-care plan to reduce dementia symptoms and improve quality of life. Learn More
    2018, 176pp
  2. Overcoming Challenges in the Mental Capacity Act 2005

    Overcoming Challenges in the Mental Capacity Act 2005

    Practical Guidance for Working with Complex Issues

    Camillia Kong and Alex Ruck Keene

    This concise guide provides practitioners with the tools for working with complex mental capacity issues. Focusing on developing communication and reflexivity skills to improve assessments and positively impact the capacity of individuals, it sets out how to achieve excellent ethical standards in assessments of mental capacity and best interests. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 9.06in x 6.42in / 230mm x 163mm, 176pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 9781785922596
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 176pp, £22.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-548-6
  3. Yoga Therapy for Stroke

    Yoga Therapy for Stroke

    A Handbook for Yoga Therapists and Healthcare Professionals

    Arlene A. Schmid & Marieke Van Puymbroeck. Forewords by Matthew J. Taylor and Linda Williams.

    Invaluable reference guide for yoga therapists and rehabilitation therapists who wish to use yoga techniques to boost physical and mental wellbeing after stroke. Clear photographic instructions demonstrate simple postures and activities, designed to improve balance, strength and range of movement post-stroke. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 10.00in x 7.09in / 254mm x 180mm, 328pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84819-369-7
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 290pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 978-0-85701-327-9
  4. Will I Still Be Me?

    Will I Still Be Me?

    Finding a Continuing Sense of Self in the Lived Experience of Dementia

    Christine Bryden

    Christine Bryden was diagnosed with dementia in 1995, but her experiences do not reflect the mainstream discourse of loss of self while living with dementia. In this book she explains why people with dementia have a meaningful and continuing sense of self and calls for a different understanding of dementia that results in greater inclusion. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.78in x 6.77in / 223mm x 172mm, 144pp, £12.99
    ISBN: 9781785925559
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 144pp, £12.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-950-7
  5. Supporting Older People Using Attachment-Informed and Strengths-Based Approaches

    Supporting Older People Using Attachment-Informed and Strengths-Based Approaches

    Imogen Blood and Lydia Guthrie

    The first practical guide to cover the basics of attachment theory and how it can be applied to improve the wellbeing of older adults in care. The Care Act 2014 proposed a radical shift to a preventative, strengths-based approach to social care, and this book includes tools for frontline health and care workers to adapt this policy into practice. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.06in / 228mm x 154mm, 248pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 9781785921230
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-387-1
  6. My Book about Brains, Change and Dementia

    My Book about Brains, Change and Dementia

    What is Dementia and What Does it Do?

    Lynda Moore, illustrated by George Haddon

    Explains the complex concepts of dementia, such as brain function, disease progression and death to pre-school aged children in a direct and age-appropriate way, as well as exploring children's feelings about these issues. This book caters for children aged 4+ who have a loved one at any stage of dementia. Learn More
    2018, 48pp
  7. Spiritual Care for People Living with Dementia Using Multisensory Interventions

    Spiritual Care for People Living with Dementia Using Multisensory Interventions

    A Practical Guide for Chaplains

    Richard Behers

    Drawing on years of experience and research, Behers proposes new methods of providing spiritual care to people with dementia. By engaging with patients' senses, chaplains can encourage spiritual awakenings to offer comfort and support. Thoughtful and original, this key text educates chaplains on the most effective ways of providing spiritual care. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 7.80in x 4.92in / 198mm x 125mm, 128pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 9781785928116
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 144pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-856-2
  8. Developing a Relational Model of Care for Older People

    Developing a Relational Model of Care for Older People

    Creating Environments for Shared Living

    James Woodward and Jenny Kartupelis

    This book clears away the misconceptions surrounding the care of the elderly and persuasively argues for a new approach based on interpersonal relationships. It brings together a vast array of evidence and incisive theory to generate a new understanding of how we can tackle some of the most pressing questions in our society. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 168pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 9781785923340
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 208pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-655-1
  9. Sharing Sensory Stories and Conversations with People with Dementia

    Sharing Sensory Stories and Conversations with People with Dementia

    A Practical Guide

    Joanna Grace

    Sensory Stories are highly effective in caring for people with dementia, helping them to engage with the wider world, and improves cognitive function. This accessibly written book provides everything needed to implement Sensory Stories as an everyday part of care for people with dementia. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 9.06in x 6.42in / 230mm x 163mm, 192pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 9781785924095
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 208pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-769-5
  10. A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition

    A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition

    Dr James Warner and Dr Nori Graham

    Including key information on different types of dementia, this concise pocket-sized book lets you know about the symptoms to look out for, guides you through the diagnosis process and explains the treatments available. Like having a GP in your pocket, it also offers expert advice for living day-to-day with dementia, and where to go to get support. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.03in x 6.89in / 204mm x 175mm, 160pp, £9.99
    ISBN: 9781785924583
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £9.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-835-7

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