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  • Karen Harrison Dening Wed, 30/05/2018 - 12:36

    As I go about my ‘ordinary, everyday life’ - when not wearing my Dementia UK hat – I still seem to try and view the world through eyes that seek the most ‘dementia friendly’ of aspects.  I cannot help it.  Whether it is when I need to visit a publ

  • Celine Freeman Wed, 30/05/2018 - 12:01

    This year I had the opportunity to take part in the Reading Aloud scheme at the University of Nottingham (for details, please see: https://ww

  • Karen Harrison Dening Wed, 30/05/2018 - 11:36

    Unpaid carers are still the mainstay of support for people with dementia in the UK.

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Tue, 10/04/2018 - 10:55

    It is a typical English bank holiday weekend, raining and chilly, so I have been reading.

  • Karen Harrison Dening Mon, 19/02/2018 - 13:09

    There is much debate on when is the best time to offer advance care planning to people with dementia. I would say as soon as possible after the diagnosis of dementia is made.  Many professionals feel that getting people with dementia to start thin

  • Janine Virdi
    Janine Virdi Fri, 02/02/2018 - 15:42

    As you might be aware my first blog looks at how Dance Movement Psychotherapy can be used as a therapeutic tool to help benefit individuals living with dementia.

  • Benjamin Mann
    Benjamin Mann Tue, 23/01/2018 - 16:26

    Do you want to make a lasting impact on the lives of 850,000 people living with dementia in the UK? Do you want the chance to win £100,000 by developing a solution to support this growing challenge?

  • Alessandro Bosco
    Alessandro Bosco Mon, 08/01/2018 - 10:55

    I have just started my second year of the PhD in dementia care, and as attendee of the Public and Patient Involvement (PPI) meetings at the IMH, I have frequently met with people with dementia and their family carers and talked with them about the

  • Justine Schneider
    Justine Schneider Thu, 04/01/2018 - 15:57

    Artists who work with people with dementia are an extraordinary group of people.  I’ve been privileged to observe a number of artists at work with people with dementia.

  • Janine Virdi
    Janine Virdi Thu, 04/01/2018 - 15:27

    Dance Movement Psychotherapy was first founded by Marian Chace in the 1920s and is widely used within schools, the health sector, various charities and organisations. This type of therapy is catered for all ages from infancy to the elderly.