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Memory and Communication Aids for People With Dementia
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1 edition from Health Professions Pr (November 15, 2013)
9781938870064 | details & prices | 150 pages | 8.25 × 10.75 × 0.50 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $39.99
About: Based on years of research with people with memory impairments, this practical book describes how to create memory aids - such as memory books, memory wallets, planners, memory boards, and reminder cards - that use simple words and pictures to stimulate communication, support memory, and improve the quality of life of people with dementia and related memory impairmentsNew to this edition:* Full-color photographs* Downloadable forms and samples (these will be provided via a link that will be repeated often in the book)* New chapter on using technology-based memory aids including talking memory books, iPad apps, and other commercial products (like shutterfly) for creating memory books* Chapter 2 through 8 are fully revised and expanded including updated examples/pictures and the addition of sample therapy goals for each area* Updated research and resources