John Killick

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Playfulness and Dementia

A Practice Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

John Killick explores the nature of playfulness and the many ways in which it can enrich the lives of people with dementia. Specific approaches and ideas for practice are described, and personal accounts of playfulness by those with dementia and their carers offer rich first-hand insights into its transformative potential.

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Transforming the Quality of Life for People with Dementia through Contact with the Natural World

Fresh Air on My Face

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This important book simply but persuasively demonstrates why we should provide the opportunities for people with dementia to experience the great outdoors. The contributors explore many different ways in which people with dementia can experience and interact with nature.

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Creativity and Communication in Persons with Dementia

A Practical Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book describes how to develop a creative approach to the day-to-day care of people with dementia, and provides rich and varied ideas for creative activities for use with individuals or groups. The authors explain what creativity has to offer people with dementia, and how a creative approach can help to address the difficulties they face.

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Spirituality and Personhood in Dementia

Edited by Albert Jewell
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Offering an inter-disciplinary approach to spirituality and personhood in dementia care, the contributors to this book are leading practitioners and researchers in the field. They provide both a theoretical structure and a practical understanding of the essential role that spirituality can play in the affirmation of personhood and identity.

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