UK Journal of Dementia Care

The Journal of Dementia Care launched in 1993, at the forefront of a modern approach to care for people with dementia.

 

Take a dip into this latest issue of JDC…

The ‘JDC asks’ column invites a varied and interesting line-up of contributors to consider topical issues

For the September/October 2017 issue we asked:
Now Jackie Doyle-Price has been appointed the government’s dementia care minister, what should her priorities be?

See what this month’s panel told us here

Back issue copies of the “JDC Asks” articles are available from here

 

 

Sample Articles

Mnemonic techniques: how to CEASE stress and distress
Fionnuala Edgar describes how using different methods of teaching and learning – experiential learning and simplifying key concepts – had the potential to bring about practice change in a way that had not been achieved previously

Read the full article here

Sample articles from past issues of the JDC are also available from here

 
Read a sample post ‘Blogs I’m Watching’ by JDC editor Mark Ivory here

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