The deep roots of folklore and superstition

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

Esme Moniz-Cook and Alec Gill argue that traditional superstitions – often unknown to young care staff – can sometimes be the root cause of “problem” behaviour in people with dementia.
Author/s: Esme Moniz-Cook, Alec Gill
Vol: 4, Issue: 2, pp12-13

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