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In search of the forgotten older people of Africa

Author:
TONGE Constance
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 12(6), November 2004, pp.18-19.
Publisher:
Hawker

Reports on the Pangolin Project which plans to bring some help and support to older people with dementia and their carers in Tanzania, where virtually no services. exist.

Journal article

Validation: exploring beyond the person we see

Author:
PITKIN Julia
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 12(3), May 2004, pp.28-29.
Publisher:
Hawker

Looks at the validation method which can help gain a fuller understanding of the experience of an older person with dementia.

Journal article

Buzzing with life, energy and drive

Authors:
McGREGOR Iain, BELL Janet
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 2(6), November 1994, pp.20-21.
Publisher:
Hawker

Challenges the widely held belief that people with dementia cannot make choices, that they wander aimlessly and lose their ability for new learning.

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Money management and elderly people with dementia

Authors:
LANGAN Joan, MEANS Robin
Journal article citation:
Elders the Journal of Care and Practice, 3(3), September 1994, pp.33-42.

Elderly people with dementia pose complex issues around the management of their financial affairs. This article looks at the law relating to the handling of other people's money in England and Wales, and draws out the policy and practice implications for those working with elderly people.

Journal article

How validation is misunderstood

Author:
De CLERK RUBIN Vicki
Journal article citation:
Journal of Dementia Care, 2(2), 1994, pp.14-16.
Publisher:
Hawker

Outlines the theory and practice of "Validation" and challenges some common misunderstandings.

Journal article

Bridges to the real world

Author:
SMITH Ailsa
Journal article citation:
Care Weekly, 11.11.93, 1993, p.13.

The author describes how her personal and professional skills were stretched when her father developed dementia.

Journal article

Time for positive action on dementia

Author:
PRESTON-SHOOT M.
Journal article citation:
Social Work Today, 30.3.89, 1989, pp.14-15.
Publisher:
British Association of Social Workers

Argues for a person-centred approach to dementia.

Book

Senile dementia: policy and services

Author:
INEICHEN Bernard
Publisher:
Chapman and Hall
Publication year:
1989
Pagination:
132p., tables, bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Results from research into service provision for this client population, and surveys of sufferers and different professional groups.

Book

Dementia in Scotland: priorities for care, strategies for change

Author:
SCOTTISH ACTION ON DEMENTIA
Publisher:
Scottish Action on Dementia
Publication year:
1986
Pagination:
42p.,tables.
Place of publication:
Edinburgh
Book

Dementia and mental illness in the old

Author:
MURPHY Elaine
Publisher:
Macmillan
Publication year:
1986
Pagination:
189p., list of organisations.
Place of publication:
London

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