Responsive behaviours are experienced by many people who are living with dementia. Non-medication approaches are overwhelmingly the most appropriate and effective means of providing support.
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Dementia Training Australia has launched a free online training course for aged care staff who care for people with dementia overnight.
The need for love, affection, physical closeness and contact continues throughout life, as does the desire to look and feel good. These needs are all part of our sexuality which...
A composer and PhD student has released 20 classical music tracks specifically for people with dementia.
The Virtual Forest™ is a screen-projected game for people living with dementia. The virtual environment is designed to be calming and relaxing.
Giving Voice Chorus is a choir program for people with dementia and their care partners.
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