A 'how to' guide: setting up and running gaming technology groups for people with dementia

Authors:
HICKS Ben, et al
Publisher:
Bournemouth University Dementia Institute
Publication year:
2015
Pagination:
19
Place of publication:
Bournemouth

This guide is aimed at health professionals, dementia support workers and community volunteers who are thinking about using commercially available gaming technology to improve the lives of people with dementia. It provides practical information to support the setting up and running gaming technology groups for people with dementia, including: finding the right venue and inviting people to join; choosing the technology and using it with people with dementia and; and collecting information to determine if it is working and secure future funding. (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
games, digital technology, dementia, leisure, play therapy, older people, group therapy, peer groups;
Content type:
practice guidance
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