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- Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 27.76
Die Betreuung und Pflege dementiell veränderter Menschen ist die gegenwärtige und zukünftige Herausforderung unserer Gesellschaft. Vor dem Hintergrund begrenzter finanzieller und personeller Ressourcen stellt sich die Frage, wie eine qualitativ gute Pflege dieser größer werdenden Bevölkerungsgruppe gewährleistet werden kann. Die Beobachtungen seit... more...
- Fremantle Arts Centre Press 2001; US$ 9.25
Inspired by the extraordinary relationship that developed between the author and 'Joe', an elderly man suffering from Alzheimer's Disease, the book is an uplifting exploration of human relationships and how we all make sense of our lives through the act of storytelling. Compelling reading. more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 193.00
The later stages of dementia are as important, if not more so, as the earlier stages, since they harbour unique characteristics and events, which profoundly affect the lives of patients and their carers. Severe dementia has not had a high profile in the clinical literature as until recently prognosis was poor and there were few beneficial interventions.... more...
- Wiley 2006; US$ 85.99
This book focuses on language and communication issues with older people with mental health problems. Radically revised and updated from the authors’ earlier book, “Communication Disability and the Psychiatry of Old Age”, this book recognizes that language and communication is not just the business of speech and language therapy... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2003; US$ 36.95
This sensitive and informative book provides guidelines for pastoral visits to people with dementia, showing how to empathise with and support individuals during a visit. Emphasising the importance of retaining dignity and freedom of choice, it also presents practical advice and provides frameworks for leading worship for those with dementia. more...
- Wiley 2007; US$ 72.99
Our perceptions of dementia and what dementia care should constitute have changed dramatically over the past 20 years. Research has uncovered a mass of information concerning all aspects of dementia. This wealth of information should be reflected in a dramatic change, indeed a metamorphosis, in the way people with dementia are cared for. No such... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2007; US$ 24.95
This book provides practical guidance for coping with progressive memory loss, and includes examples of real people who have faced similar challenges. These stories highlight both good and bad ways to deal with the problems that arise, and are also useful for describing the experiences of memory loss to friends and family. more...
- LaChance Publishing LLC 2007; US$ 9.99
Written by those touched by the disease, this collection of more than 50 stories recounted by the spouses, victims, caregivers, friends, and family members provides a look at their journeys and serve as a companion to those currently struggling to cope with Alzheimer?s. The contributors write with candor, clarity, and humor about their experiences... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 78.99
Dementia care: a practical photographic guide is a unique illustrated guide to caring for people with dementia in care homes. It presents practical prevention and management techniques for resistance to care in common activities of daily living, explores cognitive loss, physical loss and sensory loss in dementia, and examines means of improving communication... more...
- Grand Central Publishing 2007; US$ 9.99
The director of the New York Memory and Healthy Aging Services offers sound advice for patients and caregivers facing Alzheimer's disease. This guide covers prevention, treatment, and coping with memory loss and examines the symptoms and stages of Alzheimer's. more...