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  1. Essentials of Dementia

    Essentials of Dementia

    Everything You Really Need to Know for Working in Dementia Care

    Dr Shibley Rahman and Professor Rob Howard. Foreword by Karen Harrison Dening. Foreword by Kate Swaffer.

    This is an introductory guide for teaching students and practitioners how to develop their core skills in the care of people affected by dementia. It offers bite-sized pieces of information which makes the material easy to access and relate to practice. This jargon-free guide will be invaluable for anyone studying or practicing dementia care. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 6.14in / 229mm x 156mm, 240pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 9781785923975
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-754-1
  2. Teaching Empathy and Conflict Resolution to People with Dementia

    Teaching Empathy and Conflict Resolution to People with Dementia

    A Guide for Person-Centered Practice

    Cameron Camp and Linda Camp

    This guide demonstrates how to employ empathy and respect when caring for older people with dementia. By addressing these virtues in the care model, the authors show how people with dementia can develop positive conflict resolution skills and the ability to self-initiate in matters concerning their own care for greater independence and wellbeing. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.46in x 6.57in / 215mm x 167mm, 112pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 9781785927881
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 96pp, £14.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-737-4
  3. Moving into Residential Care

    Moving into Residential Care

    A Practical Guide for Older People and Their Families

    Colleen Doyle and Gail Roberts

    Written for people making the move in to a care home, or the families and staff about to assist them, this book is an antidote to the psychological stress this transition can have on older people. It provides essential tips to guide people along the way from deciding to move to settling in to their new surroundings. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.50in x 6.46in / 216mm x 164mm, 176pp, £10.99
    ISBN: 9781785921896
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 176pp, £10.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-462-5
  4. The Multi-Sensory Reminiscence Activity Book

    The Multi-Sensory Reminiscence Activity Book

    52 Weekly Group Session Plans for Working with Older Adults

    Sophie Jopling and Sarah Mousley

    These multi-sensory group sessions, one for each week of the year, are ideal for working with older adults. Focusing on reminiscence to stimulate memory and sensory functioning, and enhance wellbeing, these activities bring a fresh approach to group sessions. Supporting colour photographs and cards are available to download. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 10.91in x 8.39in / 277mm x 213mm, 240pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 9781785922398
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-521-9
  5. Adaptive Interaction and Dementia

    Adaptive Interaction and Dementia

    How to Communicate without Speech

    Dr Maggie Ellis and Professor Arlene Astell, illustrated by Suzanne Scott

    Effective communication with people with dementia is imperative to good relationships with professional caregivers and family members. This book offers a person-centred approach to assessing the communication skills of people with dementia who are unable to speak, and presents evidence-based methods for effective non-verbal communication. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.14in / 228mm x 156mm, 192pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 9781785921971
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 208pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-471-7
  6. Dementia, Sex and Wellbeing

    Dementia, Sex and Wellbeing

    A Person-Centred Guide for People with Dementia, Their Partners, Caregivers and Professionals

    Danuta Lipinska. Foreword by Caroline Baker. Afterword by Sally Knocker.

    Tackling the 'last taboo' in dementia care, this book demonstrates how professionals can support the sexuality of people with dementia. It includes advice on safeguarding and accessible explanations of how cognitive changes affect sexual behaviour and expression. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.43in x 5.47in / 214mm x 139mm, 168pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 9781785921575
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 168pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-425-0
  7. Poetry and Dementia

    Poetry and Dementia

    A Practical Guide

    John Killick

    A practical guide to reading and writing poetry with older people living with dementia to improve mental health and wellbeing. Tips and techniques are included for facilitating poetry projects with groups or individuals for professional care workers or personal family members. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.39in x 6.22in / 213mm x 158mm, 144pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 9781785921766
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 160pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-448-9

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