Healing Arts Therapies and Person-Centred Dementia Care by Anthea Innes
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Healing Arts Therapies and Person-Centred Dementia Care
By Anthea Innes

Healing Arts Therapies and Person-Centred Dementia Care

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Healing Arts Therapies and Person-Centred Dementia Care by Anthea Innes

Book Description

Offering practical advice for arts therapists and health care professionals, this book emphasizes the importance of putting the individual before the illness to provide holistic, person-centred support for people with dementia. The contributors are all practising healing arts therapists who show how music, dance and the visual arts can be used in partnership with person-centred care to promote improved memory, reduced anxiety, increased self-esteem, better communication and successful group interaction. They use case studies to demonstrate the ways in which therapists can encourage engagement of those with dementia with sound, touch, movement and visual forms, making this a positive and practical book for all those working to provide person-centred dementia

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781843100386
ISBN-10: 184310038X
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 138mm x 6mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Publish Date: 15-Oct-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Anthea Innes

Key Issues in Evolving Dementia Care by Anthea Innes Key Issues in Evolving Dementia Care, Paperback (March 2012)

Focusing on theoretical, policy and practice issues predicted to become increasingly important, this book looks at dementia care across the globe, including how policy is developed, and the range of approaches that can be taken, with insight from clinicians, policy influencers and researchers who discuss case studies and effective strategies.

Dementia Studies by Anthea Innes Dementia Studies, Paperback (March 2009)

Lively and critical study of the main approaches to Dementia Studies, examining current principles and ideologies as well as presenting alternative ideas for future care and understanding.

Evaluation in Dementia Care by Anthea Innes Evaluation in Dementia Care, Paperback (September 2006)

The contributors discuss the evaluation of care at different levels and in various settings, particularly long stay care, covering evaluation methods, ethics, use of technology and the user's role in the evaluation process itself. Their contributions are a useful basis for the discussion of future challenges in evaluation of dementia care.

Dementia and Social Inclusion by Anthea Innes Dementia and Social Inclusion, Paperback (August 2004)

Examining important issues in dementia research and care that are often neglected, the contributors to this book provide fresh perspectives on current practice. The authors put dementia care into a socio-cultural framework, highlighting the impact of social change on dementia care over the last two decades and challenging current stereotypes.

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Author Biography - Anthea Innes

Anthea Innes has recently began work as a research fellow at the Centre for Social Research on Dementia, University of Stirling. Prior to this she was a lecturer with Bradford Dementia Group and continues to be involved in ethnicity and dementia research with BDG. Karen Hatfield is the director of Healing Arts Therapies at University Hospitals Health System - Heather Hill Hospital and Health Partnership. She is currently pursuing a master's degree in music therapy from Temple University.

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