Therapeutic Interventions for the Person With Dementia (Hardback) book cover

Therapeutic Interventions for the Person With Dementia

By Ellen D Taira

© 1986 – Routledge

144 pages

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Hardback: 9780866565561
pub: 1986-01-01
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pub: 2016-01-28
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This pioneering volume taps the resources and skills of top rehabilitation professionals and applies them to the person with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias.

Table of Contents

Contents Preface

  • Home and Community Services for Alzheimer’s Disease
  • The Role of the Physical and Occupational Therapist in Caring for the Victim of Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Wesley Hall: A Residential Unit for Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders
  • An Eclectic Group Program for Nursing Home Residents with Dementia
  • The Occupational Therapist’s Role in Geropsychiatry Interdisciplinary Team Evaluation
  • Day Care and Alzheimer’s Disease: A Weekend Program in New York City
  • The Selection of Activities: A Dual Responsibility
  • In Search of Brain-Behavior Relationships in Dementia and the Luria-Nebraska Neuropsychological Battery

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / Occupational Therapy
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gerontology