Acknowledging the man, not the behaviour

In this third case study demonstrating the support model used by Newcastle Challenging Behaviour Service, Emily Janes and Louisa Shirley describe how the team worked with staff to help them understand the underlying needs behind an older man’s sexual disinhibitionAuthor/s: Emily Janes, Louisa Shirley For the full article please see the PDF download linked to … Read more

Comparing UK?and Dutch Alzheimer Caf?s against new quality control criteria

Gemma Jones and colleagues discuss how two UK caf�s measure up to 33 criteria, and the adaptations they made to use the Alzheimer Caf� concept in the UKAuthor/s: Gemma Jones For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Doing as much as I can do

Author/s: John Keady, Kevin Hope For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Evidence base for interventions

Author/s: Steve Iliffe, Jill Manthorpe For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Involving carers in nurse education

Author/s: Jim Ellis For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Champaigning Strategy

Editorial CommentAuthor/s: Sue Benson For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Less doing – more being

David Sheard describes Dementia Care Matters’ approach, Being, which takes a fresh look at what it really means to be person-centred, and emphasises that feelings matter most in dementia careAuthor/s: David Sheard For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

Building a more empowered future

It’s your future, the 2nd UK convention planned and organised by people living with dementia, was a great success. Hazel Heath reportsAuthor/s: Hazel Heath For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if you subscribe.

The Dementia Care garden: innovation in design and practice

In the second of two articles, Garuth Chalfont gives practical advice on creating a Dementia Care Garden, and presents a case study showing how one care home improved and integrated three garden areasAuthor/s: Garuth Chalfont For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive is available if … Read more

Relationship-centred care and the ‘Senses’ framework

Mike Nolan, Sue Davies, Tony Ryan and John Keady explain how relationship-centred care and the ‘Senses’ framework can help create enriched environments for all living and working in care homesAuthor/s: Mike Nolan, Sue Davies, Tony Ryan, John Keady For the full article please see the PDF download linked to the right. The full JDC archive … Read more