John’s story: advocating for someone with dementia


Posted on July 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Advocating for someone with dementia is a complex business, requiring a very sensitive approach to communication as a first step, then in supporting the person’s interests through possible conflict with other services. Sally Wells describes how she built up a trusting relationship with John White.
Author/s: Sally Wells
Vol: 10, Issue: 4, pp16-17





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