Tag: Day care


Shame: a risky emotion in dementia care

Posted on November 21st, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Shame is a significant but under-acknowledged emotion in care work, says Miryam Clough – it warrants investigation and understanding if we are to improve the quality ofcare for people with dementia

Vol 24 No 6 Pages 32-33


PARO the seal shows promise

Posted on September 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Artificial intelligence may have something to offer dementia care as a London day centre is finding. Erin Mee says that the PARO robot seal is much more than a cuddly toy

Vol 24 No 5 Page 15


Research summaries and Short Report: Pain in people with dementia

Posted on May 19th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Vol 22, No 3, Page 34


‘Living well… I like the sound of that’

Posted on January 13th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

David Reid, Tony Warnes and Lori Low describe their work to develop and maintain the Sheffield Dementia Information Pack: a comprehensive, locally-specific information resource on dementia

Vol 22 No 1 January/February 2014 Pages 29-31


A bright future for innovative day support

Posted on July 22nd, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Angela Downing tells the inspiring story of the work involved in developing innovative day activities in Cornwall

Vol 21 No 4 Page 16-17


Life story work: training into practice

Posted on February 25th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Suzy Ogston reflects on putting life story work training into practice, tackling sensitive issues with people with dementia and carers

Vol 21. No 2. Pages 12-13


United through football

Posted on November 14th, by jacob in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

A love of football is at the heart of an ambitious project which is having hugely positive effects on people with dementia, particularly men, reports Rachael Doeg.

Vol 20 No 6, 10-11, November/December 2012


Poetry in dementia care: overcoming the challenges

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

In this second part of their article about a poetic intervention for people with dementia, Helen Gregory, Karen Hayes, Viv Jones and Simon Opher share their challenges and frustrations with the aim of helping others engaged in similar work.Author/s: Helen Gregory, Karen Hayes, Viv Jones and Simon OpherVol: 20, Issue: 2, pp20-23


Poetry in dementia care: overcoming the challenges

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

In this second part of their article about a poetic intervention for people with dementia, Helen Gregory, Karen Hayes, Viv Jones and Simon Opher share their challenges and frustrations with the aim of helping others engaged in similar workAuthor/s: Helen Gregory, Karen Hayes, Viv Jones and Simon OpherVol: 20, Issue: 2, pp20-23


Meeting through music

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

Music therapy student Becky Dowson describes the positive difference a music therapy service in Oxfordshire has made to the lives of people with dementia and their carers

Author/s: Becky DowsonVol: 20, Issue: 2, pp26-28



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