JDC archive

You can browse the UK JDC archive by subject using the tag cloud below (larger names indicate more entries):

All JDC abstracts are indexed in the main search engine, accessible from the top bar of every page at this site. You can search for articles by a specific author by putting quotes around their name, eg “John Killick”.

Below you can browse JDC abstracts (in reverse chronological order):

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Please quote the Volume, Issue and Page Numbers of each specific article, eg “Vol 19 No 4 Page 20-22″.


Editorial Comment

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Challenge and change on the way
by Catherine Ross

Issue 25 No 1 Page 3


Staying connected, with Circles of Support

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Alison Macadam and Nada Savitch share some of the key findings from the recently completed Circles of Support project for people with dementia

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 32-34


Transforming dementia care through theatre

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Justine Schneider and Tanya Myers report on a bold creative effort to share findings from a landmark study with the very people who were the subjects of the study – health care assistants supporting people living with dementia

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 28-31


Creative support for complex needs: living with bvFTD

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

In the first of two articles on behavioural variant fronto-temporal dementia, Jenny La Fontaine, Anna Buckell and Jan Oyebode explain the distinguishing features of this rare type of dementia and suggest a range of ways of offering individualised support

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 24-27


Brain power: managing the emotional impact on staff

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Tina Kukstas and Jan Furniaux explain how mind management techniques can help care staff manage their emotional responses to supporting people with dementia

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 22-24


Clowning and connecting: Elderflowers ten years on

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

John Killick reflects on a return visit to watch Hearts & Minds’ Elderflowers, the groundbreaking clowning project, in action and Magdalena Schamberger shares lessons and challenges from running one of the largest and longest-running arts in health programmes in the UK

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 19-21


Indefensible incentives

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Ann Gallagher and members of the International Care Ethics Observatory argue that
payments to GPs for dementia diagnosis are ethically unsound

Issue 25 No 1 Page 18


Looking back, looking ahead: priorities for a strategy now

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Jennifer Bray, Teresa Atkinson and Simon Kitchen report on a major survey that sought to
establish whether the objectives of the National Dementia Strategy and National Dementia
Declaration have been achieved – with a view to informing priorities for a future strategy

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 16-17


Bradford Dementia Roadshows

Posted on January 12th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Sahdia Parveen, Carol Peltier, Jennifer Powell and Jan R Oyebode report on a series of
events promoting awareness of dementia and access to support for people from black and
minority ethnic communities

Issue 25 No 1 Pages 14-15


Editorial Comment

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

by Tessa Gutteridge

Issue 22 No 5 Page 5


The Debenham Project: carers’ experiences in rural Suffolk

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Timothy Mason and Gordon Slack report on an in-depth research project that sought to capture the experience of carers of people living with dementia in rural Suffolk

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 32-34


Semantic dementia: a long, sad, lonely journey

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Myra Lamont shares the story of her husband Archie’s altered diagnosis – from Alzheimer’s disease to semantic dementia – and the lack of professional awareness and support they have encountered along the way

 

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 30-31


Engagement and empowerment: a personal view

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Keith Oliver writes about his experience of being involved in a wide range of dementia-related activities

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 26-28


E-learning: does it work in dementia care?

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Victoria Flint and Julia Cream report on the potential of e-learning to improve knowledge about dementia among care staff. Plus: Dave Anderson on SCIE’s resources

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 22-25


Charting carer satisfaction: the hospital experience

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Emma Sewter, Roy Jones, India Hart and Chris Dyer report on an evaluation of one hospital’s efforts to improve the support offered to people with dementia and their family carers

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 19-21


Reminiscence symposium

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Sue Benson reports on a meeting of experts and enthusiasts in reminiscence work

Issue 22 No 5 Page 18


A strategy for Switzerland

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Johanna Niederberger-Burgherr, Karen Harrison Dening and Tom Dening introduce Switzerland’s new national dementia strategy and show how an innovative new course is preparing nurses to deliver on some of the strategy’s goals

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 16-18


Introducing Hope and Doodle

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Annie Plank describes the wide-ranging work of Hope and Doodle, a self-advocacy group for people with dementia in south London

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 14-15


Networking in London

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Ruth Evans reports on the progress made by the London Dementia Strategic Clinical Network

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 12-13


Support in changing times

Posted on September 4th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Josh O’Donnell shares the story of supporting a younger man with dementia to remain at home with his wife for as long as possible, and later working with nursing home staff

Issue 22 No 5 Pages 11-12





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