Tag: International reports


Learning from Japan: social projects with business links

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

Dementia care practice at home can profit from observation of practice abroad. Rachel Woodbridge set out to discover what she could learn from two social projects in Japan

Vol 24 No 4 Page 32


Hogewey: a ‘home from home’ in the Netherlands

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

Beatrice Godwin is impressed by Hogewey, an award-winning development with an innovative approach to residential and nursing care for people with advanced dementia

Vol 23, No 3, Pages 28-31


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

Vol 22 No 5 Pages 16-18


Reimagining care

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

Rona J. Karasik and Judy Berry explain how investing heavily in upfront costs is paying dividends for a US care home – by offering better support for people with dementia before problems develop

Vol 21 No 3 Page 28-31


Seeing dementia differently

Posted on August 8th, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Changing public perceptions of dementia is at the heart of an ambitious campaign in Germany known as Konfetti im Kopf, which will be heading to Hamburg next year. Rachael Doeg reports

Vol 20 No 4, 16-17, July/August 2o12


Reports from the Alzheimer’s Disease International conference in London, March 2012

Posted on August 8th, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Lucy Whitman, Sue Benson and Catherine Ross discuss the Alzheimer’s Disease International Conference 2012

Vol 20, No 3, 9, May/June 2o12


Remembering Together

Posted on August 8th, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Participants from 25 reminiscence projects involving people with dementia and their carers across Europe are to gather in Germany in June. They will bring with them some colourful luggage: wall hangings, embroidered cushions and major art works. Catherine Ross finds out why.

Vol 20, No 3, 22-23, May/June 2012


Celebrating the best in design for ageing

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

Damian Utton of Pozzoni Architects reports on the International Association of Housing and Services for the Ageing (IAHSA) conference in Washington in October

Author/s: Damian UttonVol: 20, Issue: 1, pp19


Reliving, sharing their rich history

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

Pam Schweitzer tells of her travels to three major cities in India, where she was invited to speak about reminiscence work to professionals, volunteers, family carers and people with dementia

Author/s: Pam SchweitzerVol: 19, Issue: 5, pp16-18



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