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Activities for older people in care homes : a handbook for successful activity planning

Author: Sarah Crockett
Publisher: London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When tasked with providing activities for older people in care homes, it can be difficult to know where to begin. What constitutes an activity? The author provides useful background information on  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Crockett
ISBN: 9781849054294 1849054290
OCLC Number: 835117940
Description: 205 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface; Introduction; Part I: The Importance of Activities and How to Get Started; 1. Dementia: The Basics; 2. What Are Activities For?; 3. Getting to Know Your Audience; 4. How to Assess a Resident for Activities; 5. Life Stories; 6. Care Planning Activity; 7. The Value of Timetables; 8. Getting People to Join In; 9. Recording What You've Done; 10. Sensory Activity; 11. Environment and Reality Orientation; 12. Using Activity to "Solve Problems; 13. Assessing the Risks; 13. Budgeting and Money Stretching; 15. Trouble; Part II: But What Can I Actually Do?; Art; Books; Cooking; Crafts; Daily Living; Exercise; Games; Gardening; Knitting; Linking with the Community; Music; Reminiscence; Rummage; Sensory; Spiritual; Theme Days; Trips Out; Afterword; Resources; References; Index.
Responsibility: Sarah Crockett.

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