Use the communication and memory aids featured in this practical guide to improve the ability of people with dementia to stay connected, engaged, and functioning at their optimal level of independence. Book includes new resources for families, adaptations for non-English speakers, low tech options and the use of computer-based technologies and systems (e.g., tablets, smart phones, e-readers).
Includes simple instructions for creating a wide variety of graphic cuing systems. An essential resource for speech-language pathologists, OTs and PTs, activity directors, direct care staff and family members of adults with memory impairments.
By Michelle S. Bourgeois PhD, CCC-SLP. Softbound book, 147 pages, 2014.