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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. Dancing with Dementia

    Dancing with Dementia

    My Story of Living Positively with Dementia

    Christine Bryden

    Christine Bryden was a top civil servant and single mother of three children when she was diagnosed with dementia at 46. Since then she has gone on to challenge almost every stereotype by campaigning for self-advocacy, writing articles and speaking at national conferences. This book is a vivid account of the author's experiences of dementia. Learn More
    2005, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.14in / 228mm x 156mm, 200pp, £13.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-332-5
    2017, Audio Book, ZIP FILE, 411 minutes, £16.79
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-079-5
  2. Reminiscence Theatre

    Reminiscence Theatre

    Making Theatre from Memories

    Pam Schweitzer

    This book is a comprehensive guide to the nature, practice and therapeutic effects of reminiscence theatre. Drawing on examples from real-life case studies, Pam Schweitzer provides practical advice on the process of taking an oral history, creating from it a written script and developing that into a dramatic production, on whatever scale. Learn More
    2006, 314pp
  3. Remembering Yesterday, Caring Today

    Remembering Yesterday, Caring Today

    Reminiscence in Dementia Care: A Guide to Good Practice

    Pam Schweitzer and Errollyn Bruce

    This practical guide is designed to give those who care for people with dementia a clear sense of how reminiscence can be used to greatly improve their quality of life. The book explores how reminiscence can contribute to person-centred dementia care and contains detailed descriptions of activities that can be used in a variety of care settings. Learn More
    2008, 224pp
  4. Person-Centred Counselling for People with Dementia

    Person-Centred Counselling for People with Dementia

    Making Sense of Self

    Danuta Lipinska

    Although currently many people with dementia are not given the opportunity to receive professional counselling, this book explores the value of counselling for people living with this condition and how it enables them to make sense of themselves. The author shows how counselling can have positive outcomes for those with dementia and their carers. Learn More
    2009, 128pp
  5. Enriched Care Planning for People with Dementia

    Enriched Care Planning for People with Dementia

    A Good Practice Guide to Delivering Person-Centred Care

    Hazel May, Paul Edwards and Dawn Brooker

    This book presents a practical framework for whole person assessment of persons with dementia who are in need of, or already receiving, health and/or social support. The book provides photocopiable assessment forms, guidelines for carrying out assessment, and suggestions for interventions based on the profile that emerges from the assessment. Learn More
    2009, 176pp
  6. Telling Tales About Dementia

    Telling Tales About Dementia

    Experiences of Caring

    Edited by Lucy Whitman

    In this book, thirty carers from different backgrounds and circumstances share their experiences of caring for a parent, partner or friend with dementia. This unique collection of personal accounts will be an engaging read for anyone affected by dementia in a personal or professional context, including social workers, practitioners and care staff. Learn More
    2009, 224pp
  7. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with Older People

    Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with Older People

    Interventions for Those With and Without Dementia

    Ian Andrew James

    This book is a detailed guide to using CBT with older people both with and without cognitive difficulties. Reviewing its use in different settings, it covers both conceptual and practical perspectives, and details everything from causes and initial assessment to case formulation and change techniques. Learn More
    2010, 256pp
  8. The Creative Arts in Dementia Care

    The Creative Arts in Dementia Care

    Practical Person-Centred Approaches and Ideas

    Jill Hayes with Sarah Povey

    This book provides a creative map of care with easy-to-follow examples and detailed case studies. After explaining why adopting a creative approach is central to effective dementia care, the authors go on to discuss meditation, singing, movement and storytelling, describing their therapeutic benefits and giving examples of how they can be used. Learn More
    2010, 160pp
  9. Providing Good Care at Night for Older People

    Providing Good Care at Night for Older People

    Practical Approaches for Use in Nursing and Care Homes

    Diana Kerr and Heather Wilkinson

    This book provides night staff, their managers and anyone else with an interest in care homes with the information and practical skills they need to deliver appropriate care at night. The authors look at nutrition and hydration, continence, challenging behaviour, medication, night time checking, pain management and end of life care. Learn More
    2010, 192pp
  10. Hearing the Person with Dementia

    Hearing the Person with Dementia

    Person-Centred Approaches to Communication for Families and Caregivers

    Bernie McCarthy

    This book clearly explains what happens to communication as dementia progresses. Advocating a person-centred approach to dementia care, the author describes methods of verbal and non-verbal communication, techniques for communicating with people who cannot speak or move easily, and strategies for communicating more effectively. Learn More
    2011, 112pp

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