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Design for nature in dementia care

Garuth Chalfont

Design for nature in dementia care

by Garuth Chalfont

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Care -- Psychological aspects,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Long-term care -- Psychological aspects,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Dwellings -- Design and construction -- Environmental aspects,
  • Long-term care facilities -- Design and construction -- Environmental aspects,
  • Long-term care facilities -- Landscape architecture -- Psychological aspects,
  • House plants -- Psychological aspects,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Recreation,
  • Nature, Healing power of,
  • Outdoor recreation,
  • Nature,
  • Dementia -- psychology,
  • Environment Design,
  • Facility Design and Construction,
  • Nature,
  • Recreation,
  • Residential Facilities

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementGaruth Chalfont.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .C477 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24057774M
    ISBN 109781843105718
    LC Control Number2007037018

    involved in the provision of dementia care services. Both publications build upon Design for Nature in Dementia Care (Chalfont, ). Intended Audience This Design Guide is written primarily for design professionals - landscape architects, architects, landscape designers and garden designers. It will also be of interest to thoseFile Size: 4MB. Dementia is a growing problem, estimated to affect 243 million individuals worldwide, with 46 million new cases every year. Furthermore, many elderly individuals have other memory deficits and problems in cognitive functioning, and the cost of caring for these patients is high. There is a need for a systematic approach towards the effects of dementia and the practical problems of managing Author: Márcia Lf Chaves.

      Design for Nature in Dementia Care Design for Nature in Dementia Care This A4-size book is neatly split between nature indoors and nature outdoors. Practical, caring and person-centred language is used to describe activities, alternative therapies and simple pleasures, such as gardening and continuing with domestic activities. The 20 buildings described in this book were chosen by the editors because they illustrate thoughtful and thoroughgoing attempts to design a therapeutic environment for groups of people with dementia. They illustrate the state of this art in Australia and Northern Europe in the same way that Cohen and Day's book "Contemporary Environments for People with Dementia" does for North America.

    Design matters in dementia care: The role of the physical environment in dementia care settings. In M. Downs and B. Bowers (Eds.), Excellence in dementia care (2nd Edition) (pp. ).File Size: KB. Caring for Aged Dementia Care Resident Study (CADRES) of person-centred care, dementia-care mapping, and usual care in dementia: a cluster-randomised trial (vol 8, pg , ) Article May


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The author describes a wide range of activities that offer a connection to nature, such as caring for house plants and pets, gardening and cooking, practising handicrafts and domestic : Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Dementia Green Care Handbook image: Garuth Chalfont.

As a contribution to the growing body of knowledge and expert guidance on the design and use of outdoor spaces for people with dementia, this handbook addresses the growing need for spaces to be actively used by residents and service users for therapeutic benefit. Designing Environments Alzheimer’s Association Green-Field Library, This list is a reviewed collection of articles, books, web resources and videos prepared by the Alzheimer's Association Green-Field Library Size: KB.

Article: The Dementia Care Garden: innovation in design and practice by Garuth Chalfont, Journal of Dementia Care, Vol. 16, No.1, January/Februaryp In the second of two articles, Garuth Chalfont gives practical advice on creating a Dementia Care Garden, and presents a case study showing how one care home improved and integrated.

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