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
US Dollars$80.00
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About the Book

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:
FAM005000
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Aging
MED003050
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / Occupational Therapy
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
SOC013000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gerontology