Care of the elderly

    Understanding Behaviour in Dementia that Challenges, Second

    By Ian Andrew James

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.71

    Recent revisions of the Newcastle Challenging Behaviour Model have prompted the second edition of this guide to assessing and treating a range of behaviours when caring for older people with dementia. New material includes the use of physical restraint during personal care, lies and deception, end of life issues, and...

    When the Unacceptable Becomes the Norm

    By Bill Lawrence

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    When the Unacceptable Becomes the Norm is an essential guide for any person looking to place a relative in care or already in the care system.

    Positive Communication: Activities to Reduce Isolation and Improve the Wellbeing of Older Adults

    By Robin Dynes

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.70

    A collection of over 100 structured activities for use with groups of older people that are designed to improve overall physical health and emotional wellbeing. Each activity comes with specific instructions for delivery along with helpful handouts and additional resources.

    Embracing Touch in Dementia Care: A Person-Centred Approach to Touch and Relationships

    By Luke Tanner

    Paperback £17.75

    Providing clear answers for one of the most taboo challenges facing dementia care professionals today, this book instructs carers on how to re-evaluate their use of physical contact to create a more effective, person-centred care system, through training exercises on consent and non-verbal communication.

    36-Hour Day

    By Nancy L. Mace

    Hardback Save £5.64 = £34.86

    The 36-Hour Day is the definitive dementia care guide.

    36-Hour Day

    By Nancy L. Mace

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.46

    The 36-Hour Day is the definitive dementia care guide.

    Loving Approach to Dementia Care

    By Laura Wayman

    Paperback £13.66

    A Loving Approach to Dementia Care is an empathetic guide, filled with respect, calm, creativity-and love.

    Older Citizens and End-of-Life Care: Social Work Practice Strategies for Adults in Later Life

    By Malcolm Payne

    Paperback Save £2.82 = £32.17

    Older people are, like younger people, citizens in the communities of the nations in which they live. This book sees ageing as a life journey that incorporates a process of citizening, in which people build their identity as part of their family and community. But the social experience of illness,...

    Anti-discriminatory Practice in Mental Health Care for Older

    Paperback £22.00

    This book provides mental health students and practitioners with the key knowledge to carry out anti-discriminatory practice while working with older people from minority groups. With contributions from experts in the fields of mental health and care for older people, it looks at issues for practice, such as access to...

    Enhancing Health and Wellbeing in Dementia: A Person-Centred Integrated Care Approach

    By Shibley Rahman

    Paperback £23.70

    Focusing on how to support the wellbeing of people with dementia in care homes and home care, this book highlights the foundations of high quality care. Based on the latest research and evidence, the book tackles head on the barriers to excellent dementia care, and engages with the latest initiatives...

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