Dementia Rehabilitation

Rehabilitation helps individuals maintain and optimize independence. Historically, people with dementia have received little rehabilitation and the focus has been on care to replace lost function. Dementia Rehabilitation is a resource for health and social professionals, service planners, policy makers, and academics. The book makes a compelling case for rehabilitation for people with dementia, including the views of people with dementia and the research evidence. For each area of function, the research evidence and relevant theory is summarized, followed by practical information on clinical assessment, and delivery of therapies. Identifies rehabilitation as a human right for people with dementia. Reviews functions affected by dementia, including cognition, communication, and physical function. Outlines evidence-based strategies to maintain function and to delay decline. Describes how to maintain activities of daily living and leisure activities. Includes techniques to maintain self-identity and mood. Recognizes the importance of environment and care partners in supporting rehabilitation. Summarizes models of care for rehabilitation.

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  • Author : Lee-Fay Low
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 0128186860
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Dementia Rehabilitation

Dementia Rehabilitation
  • Author : Lee-Fay Low,Kate Laver
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 October 2020
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Rehabilitation helps individuals maintain and optimize independence. Historically, people with dementia have received little rehabilitation and the focus has been on care to replace lost function. Dementia Rehabilitation is a resource for health and social professionals, service planners, policy makers, and academics. The book makes a compelling case for rehabilitation for people with dementia, including the views of people with dementia and the research evidence. For each area of function, the research evidence and relevant theory is summarized, followed by

Dementia Rehabilitation

Dementia Rehabilitation
  • Author : Lee-Fay Low,Kate Laver
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 November 2020
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Rehabilitation helps individuals maintain and optimize independence. Historically, people with dementia have received little rehabilitation and the focus has been on care to replace lost function. Dementia Rehabilitation is a resource for health and social professionals, service planners, policy makers, and academics. The book makes a compelling case for rehabilitation for people with dementia, including the views of people with dementia and the research evidence. For each area of function, the research evidence and relevant theory is summarized, followed by

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and People with Dementia

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and People with Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 12 September 2007
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Rehabilitation provides a core concept around which to organise support, intervention and care for people with impairments in memory and other cognitive functions. This book introduces a conceptual framework and rationale for the application of a neuropsychological rehabilitation approach for people with dementia, helping them to manage, bypass or overcome these problems and experience optimum well-being. Methods and techniques of cognitive rehabilitation are described and the process of goal-setting is discussed in detail, showing how effective strategies may be linked

Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia

Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia
  • Author : Mary Marshall
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 31 July 2021
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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.

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare,Robert T. Woods
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 31 July 2021
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The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area. The contributors show how cognitive rehabilitation approaches can be applied, in different ways, to help optimise functioning and address specific difficulties across the full spectrum of severity. While the main focus is on the more commonly diagnosed forms of dementia,

Early Detection and Rehabilitation Technologies for Dementia: Neuroscience and Biomedical Applications

Early Detection and Rehabilitation Technologies for Dementia: Neuroscience and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Wu, Jinglong
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 May 2011
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"This book provides a comprehensive collection for experts in the Neuroscience and Biomedical technology fields, outlining various concepts from cognitive neuroscience and dementia to neural technology and rehabilitation"--Provided by publisher.

The Essential Dementia Care Handbook

The Essential Dementia Care Handbook
  • Author : Fiona Goudie
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 28 April 2017
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Replacing the successful "Working with Dementia", this edition draws together many new ideas and practical approaches from a wide variety of professionals working at the leading edge of the provision of services to people with dementia and provides a comprehensive account of current best practice. Beginning with the diagnosis of dementia and other problems associated with aging, this book considers assessment, the person centered model of dementia, rehabilitation and therapy. It outlines practical interventions, illustrated with case studies that provide

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia
  • Author : Lauren A. Yates,Jennifer Yates,Martin Orrell,Aimee Spector,Bob Woods
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 September 2017
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Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has made a huge global, clinical impact since its inception, and this landmark book is the first to draw all the published research together in one place. Edited by experts in the intervention, including members of the workgroup who initially developed the therapy, Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for Dementia features contributions from authors across the globe, providing a broad overview of the entire research programme. The book demonstrates how CST can significantly improve cognition and quality of

Update on Dementia

Update on Dementia
  • Author : Davide Moretti
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 28 September 2016
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The dementia challenge is the largest health effort of the times we live in. The whole society has to move to a realization of the significance of prioritization to make an attempt in the direction of mental health promotion and dementia risk reduction. New priorities for research are needed to go far beyond the usual goal of constructing a disease course-modifying medication. Moreover, a full empowerment and engagement of men and women living with dementia and their caregivers, overcoming stigma

Dementia

Dementia
  • Author : Workers' Compensation Board of British Columbia
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 September 2010
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Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare,Robert T. Woods
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 12 June 2015
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The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area. The contributors show how cognitive rehabilitation approaches can be applied, in different ways, to help optimise functioning and address specific difficulties across the full spectrum of severity. While the main focus is on the more commonly diagnosed forms of dementia,

Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia

Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia
  • Author : Helmut Hildebrandt
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 27 November 2020
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Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment takes a unique approach by combining the neuroscientific background of neuropsychology, neuropsychological tools for diagnosis and disease staging, and neuropsychological treatment into one comprehensive book for researchers and clinicians. Sections present an introduction to neuropsychological assessment in dementias, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia (alpha-synucleinopathies), atypical Parkinson’s diseases (tauopathies), language and behavioral variants of frontotemporal lobe degeneration, and normal pressure hydrocephalus. Each chapter elucidates the point that

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Walter R. Frontera,Julie K. Silver,Thomas D. Rizzo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 31 July 2021
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Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, functional limitations, and diagnostic testing. The treatment section is extensive and covers initial therapies, rehabilitation interventions, procedures, and surgery. From sore shoulders in cancer patients to spinal cord injuries, Essentials

Dementia

Dementia
  • Author : National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (Great Britain)
  • Publisher : Royal College of Psychiatrists
  • Release : 31 July 2021
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The guideline on dementia is the first of its kind to fully integrate the health and social aspects of care for people with dementia into a single volume. It has been jointly developed by NICE (the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence) and SCIE (the Social Care Institute for Excellence). There are an estimated 700,000 people with dementia in the UK and approximately 1 million people caring for them. The guideline sets out clear recommendations, based on the best available evidence,