Poetry: a powerful tool to explore words and meaning

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

Paula Jennings describes her one-to-one work with residents at Adamwood Nursing Home, in which she uses poetry as a basis for communicating with people with dementia about the past and the present
Author/s: Paula Jennings
Vol: 14, Issue: 6, pp28-29

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