Faith Gibson

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Reminiscence and Life Story Work

A Practice Guide

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Reminiscence is a valuable tool for the professional carer as well as those looking after a family member or friend. It enhances and enriches the care relationship, and benefits both the person being cared for and the carer. This fully-updated fourth edition is full of practical information on planning and running successful reminiscence work.

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Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia

Edited by Mary Marshall
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book offers new insights into the application of a well-established approach to people who have traditionally been thought not to benefit from them. It demonstrates that rehabilitation has positive outcomes for people with dementia's quality of life and self-esteem, especially if rehabilitation is seen as a positive philosophy of practice.

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Reminiscence Theatre

Making Theatre from Memories

By Pam Schweitzer; Introduction by Faith Gibson
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book is a comprehensive guide to the nature, practice and therapeutic effects of reminiscence theatre. Drawing on examples from real-life case studies, Pam Schweitzer provides practical advice on the process of taking an oral history, creating from it a written script and developing that into a dramatic production, on whatever scale.

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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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