Advocating doll therapy as an intervention for people with dementia, this book combines theory and evidence to show its many benefits and present guidelines for best-practice. This book debunks the myths surrounding doll therapy, highlighting its proven positive impact on the well-being of people with dementia. Providing clear guidelines on how best to utilise doll therapy, this comprehensive book is an important resource for any professional looking to implement this intervention.
This book outlines a framework for art therapy with older adults rooted in a belief in the autonomy and self-efficacy of older adults, including those with dementia or other diseases of later life. Relative to assisted living and dementia-care environments, it details case studies and ideas for using art therapy and encourages increased interactions between older adults in care homes.
Sewing skills can be enjoyed by people of all ages and these simple kits allow freestyle cross stitch or just easy running stitch using our chunky wool balls. Repetitive craft can calm the mind and help with concentration. Sewing helps keeps fingers and wrist joints active. Please note, needles have sharp points so not suitable for young children or anyone with learning disabilities.
Organise your own sewing box with this magnetic puzzle. Pieces can be picked up and placed anywhere you wish without frustration.15 chunky sewing aids.