Bob Woods

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Early Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia

Evidence-Based Practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book provides examples of psychosocial interventions: taking into consideration the individual, social and environmental aspects of the person's life. It looks at ways of providing support at the time of diagnosis and goes on to explore a variety of interventions and services for the treatment of early dementia.

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Remembering Yesterday, Caring Today

Reminiscence in Dementia Care: A Guide to Good Practice

By Errollyn Bruce and Pam Schweitzer; Preface by Bob Woods; Foreword by Faith Gibson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This practical guide is designed to give those who care for people with dementia a clear sense of how reminiscence can be used to greatly improve their quality of life. The book explores how reminiscence can contribute to person-centred dementia care and contains detailed descriptions of activities that can be used in a variety of care settings.

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Involving Families in Care Homes

A Relationship-Centred Approach to Dementia Care

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

In this accessible guide the authors outline ways in which care homes can help families to become partners in the caring process. Using case examples, quotations and research-based evidence, the authors offer advice and guidelines for supporting relatives who choose to be involved in the care of people with dementia living in a care home.

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Partners in Care

A Training Package for Involving Families in Dementia Care Homes

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Following admission to a care home, family and friends may feel uncertain as to how they now 'fit in' to their loved one's life. This training package, comprising a booklet and DVD, is designed to encourage family participation in the care home and develop a constructive partnership between staff in care homes, families and people with dementia.

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