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  • Karen Harrison Dening Thu, 20/12/2018 - 10:20

    I recently attended an international research workshop that aimed to elicit the views of attending ‘experts’ in the field of dementia research and care.  The focus of the workshop was to explore methodology that examined the receptivity of ‘early

  • Benjamin Mann
    Benjamin Mann Mon, 17/12/2018 - 16:53

    It was back in January that I first blogged here about the Challenge Dementia Prize.

  • Elizabeth Peel
    Elizabeth Peel Fri, 30/11/2018 - 14:29

    This new edited collection originated from a research seminar series funded by the British Psychological Society in 2014 – the idea being to showcase a wide variety of psychological approaches to ageing.

  • Karen Gray
    Karen Gray Tue, 16/10/2018 - 17:03

    Japan is a ‘super ageing society’, in which a currently reported 4.6 million people live with dementia. This figure is expected to nearly double over the next 10 years.

  • Derek Fisher Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:12

    I arrived in London for this event as a sceptic about research as my remit is the here and now.

    I went for curiosity and to see what was actually happening out there in the world of research.

  • Photo of Emma Putland
    Emma Putland Mon, 08/10/2018 - 13:34

    Dementia is certainly a growing social concern, and is increasingly discussed and portrayed in newspapers, government speeches, policy documents, films, books and more.

  • Anni Bailey Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:34

    The labels we use to describe a person can have a profound impact on our attitudes towards that individual, and resultantly how we might treat them.

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Thu, 23/08/2018 - 15:56

    Dementia and Human Rights by Suzanne Cahill, Policy Press, 2018, ISBN 978-1-4473-3140-7.

  • Anna Melville James Thu, 23/08/2018 - 15:27

    The Elder Interview: Dr Neil Chadborn, Research Fellow, University of Nottingham

    Integrating Care: Finding Commonality Between Organisations to Implement Best Practise

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Thu, 23/08/2018 - 13:03

    With my colleagues, Stephanie Petty, Amanda Griffiths, Dons Coleston, we have been looking at how people with dementia express themselves when distressed and how health professionals respond when this happens.