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  1. Communication Skills for Effective Dementia Care

    Communication Skills for Effective Dementia Care

    A Practical Guide to Communication and Interaction Training (CAIT)

    Edited by Ian Andrew James and Laura Gibbons

    This practical book teaches the communication skills healthcare staff need in their daily interactions with people with dementia. It sets out the authors' CAIT (Communication and Interaction Training) framework and features chapters on appropriate touch, communication with people with late stage dementia and recent national guidelines and research. Learn More
    Apr 2019, 144pp
  2. CLEAR Dementia Care©

    CLEAR Dementia Care©

    A Model to Assess and Address Unmet Needs

    Dr Frances Duffy

    Behaviour that challenges is often a sign of distress experienced by a person with dementia as they try to cope with the daily stresses of living with their condition. This book shows how to understand challenging behaviour in the context of unmet needs, with effective assessment tools for personalised interventions and enhanced dementia care. Learn More
    Mar 2019, Paperback / softback, 11.02in x 8.50in / 280mm x 216mm, 176pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 9781785922763
  3. CLEAR Dementia Care©

    CLEAR Dementia Care©

    A Model to Assess and Address Unmet Needs

    Dr Frances Duffy

    Behaviour that challenges is often a sign of distress experienced by a person with dementia as they try to cope with the daily stresses of living with their condition. This book shows how to understand challenging behaviour in the context of unmet needs, with effective assessment tools for personalised interventions and enhanced dementia care. Learn More
    Mar 2019, 168pp
  4. Practical Nutrition and Hydration for Dementia-Friendly Mealtimes

    Practical Nutrition and Hydration for Dementia-Friendly Mealtimes

    Lee Martin. Foreword by Caroline Lecko

    This book offers guidance on ensuring that individuals with dementia can maintain a high standard of nutritional intake alongside increased independence at mealtimes. It explains how dementia impacts on mealtime abilities, with practical guidance on how to enhance these abilities and interventions for overcoming common issues. Learn More
    Jan 2019, Paperback / softback, 7.56in x 6.06in / 192mm x 154mm, 264pp, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-700-4
    Jan 2019, Ebook, ePUB, £18.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-221-8
  5. Young Onset Dementia

    Young Onset Dementia

    A Guide to Recognition, Diagnosis, and Supporting Individuals with Dementia and Their Families

    Hilda Hayo, Alison Ward, and Jacqueline Parkes. Foreword by Wendy Mitchell

    Highlighting the importance of timely recognition and diagnosis of young onset dementia, this book considers the interventions, services and support available to individuals and their families, with practical steps for improving practice. Lived experiences of people with young onset dementia are included alongside learning points. Learn More
    2018, Paperback / softback, 8.58in x 6.89in / 218mm x 175mm, 192pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 9781785921179
    2018, Ebook, ePUB, 192pp, £16.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-383-3
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. Understanding Behaviour in Dementia that Challenges, Second Edition

    Understanding Behaviour in Dementia that Challenges, Second Edition

    A Guide to Assessment and Treatment

    Ian Andrew James and Louisa Jackman

    Recent revisions of the Newcastle Challenging Behaviour Model have prompted the second edition of this guide to assessing and treating a range of behaviours when caring for older people with dementia. New material includes the use of physical restraint during personal care, lies and deception, end of life issues, and racism towards care staff. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 320pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 9781785922640
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 320pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-551-6
  10. Embracing Touch in Dementia Care

    Embracing Touch in Dementia Care

    A Person-Centred Approach to Touch and Relationships

    Luke Tanner

    Providing clear answers for one of the most taboo challenges facing dementia care professionals today, this book instructs carers on how to re-evaluate their use of physical contact to create a more effective, person-centred care system, through training exercises on consent and non-verbal communication. Learn More
    2017, Paperback / softback, 8.98in x 6.10in / 228mm x 155mm, 256pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 9781785921094
    2017, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £17.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-373-4

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