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- NewSouth 2015; US$ 12.99
Being a carer is not unlike being an interpreter. The task is to listen intently, to catch not only the words but the spirit of the message, and then to immediately pass that on. So too the carer, who is required to listen, to catch the spirit of what is needed, and then to set about to have those needs met. Fraying chronicles a mothers and a... more...
- Eric Rhode Ebook 2015; US$ 21.95
The threshold that Melanie Klein found to exist between the paranoid-schizoid and the depressive positions is the site of a series of transformations - extremely inducing murder or suicide - in which habitual forms of discourse break down. W.R. Bion defined the series of transformations as a state of catastrophic change: it is comparable to the stage... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 24.95
This book presents easy-to-follow Qigong exercises and key nutritional information that can help older people, who may be frail or have limited mobility, to improve and maintain their health and mobility, and to address symptoms associated with dementia. Accompanying illustrations and online videos will guide you through each exercise. more...
- OECD Publishing 2015; US$ 42.00
OECD countries are developing strategies to improve the quality of life of those affected by dementia and to support long-term efforts for a disease-modifying therapy or cure. The OECD jointly hosted an international workshop in Toronto with the Ontario Brain Institute (OBI) and the Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (IHPME), University... more...
- Profile Books 2015; US$ 7.98
Across the world, 44.4 million people live with dementia. Hundreds of millions of people are affected by the dementia of parents, partners, siblings or friends. And as much of the world struggles with an aging population, dementia is set to become ever more of a challenge for societies and individuals. But still, most people who are diagnosed,... more...
- Echter Verlag 2015; US$ 5.64
Demenz ist ein Begriff, der Angst und Abwehr auslöst. Dieses Heft sucht den Weg zu Menschen, die einen anderen Weg wählen, weg von der Pathologisierung hin zur konstruktiven Zuwendung. Arno Geiger, der über seinen dementen Vater das Buch geschrieben hat "Der alte König in seinem Exil" spricht in einem ausführlichen und das Heft eröffnenden... more...
- Medizinisch Wissenschaftliche Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 42.64
Stress wird von der WHO als eine der größten Bedrohungen der Neuzeit angesehen. Ein Reaktionsmuster, das sich im Laufe der Evolution entwickelt hat, wird durch eine rasante Veränderung der Lebensgewohnheiten immer mehr zu einer medizinischen Herausforderung, da chronischer Stress krank machen kann. Ärzte und Psychologen werden immer mehr... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95
Micro-trauma: A psychoanalytic understanding of cumulative psychic injury explores the "micro-traumatic" or small, subtle psychic hurts that build up to undermine a person?s sense of self-worth, skewing his or her character and compromising his or her relatedness to others. These injuries amount to what has been previously called "cumulative" or "relational... more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 21.20
Your hands-on guide to dealing with dementia If a loved one has recently been diagnosed with dementia, Dementia For Dummies provides trusted, no-nonsense guidanceon what this may mean for you and your family. You'll get anunderstanding of the symptoms of dementia, make sense of the stagesof the illness and grasp the differences between the various... more...
Incorporating Acceptance and Mindfulness into the Treatment of Psychosis: Current Trends and Future DirectionsOxford University Press 2014; US$ 59.99
There have been exciting new developments in the treatment of schizophrenia and related psychoses in recent decades. Clinical guidelines increasingly recommend that patients be offered evidence-based psychosocial treatments in addition to medications, as such interventions can produce greater improvements and may prevent relapses better compared with... more...