Advocating doll therapy as an intervention for people with dementia, this book combines theory and evidence to show its many benefits and present guidelines for best-practice. This book debunks the myths surrounding doll therapy, highlighting its proven positive impact on the well-being of people with dementia. Providing clear guidelines on how best to utilise doll therapy, this comprehensive book is an important resource for any professional looking to implement this intervention.
Smells are a great way to bring back vivid memories and trigger conversation for everyone. A unique sensory reminiscence activity - ideal for older people.
Empathy Doll Emil is a typical boy all kitted out in his smart blue outfit, tousled hair and rosy cheeks.His cheeky smile is a real winner with everyone. Weighted bottom that makes him ideal to cradle on the hip. Ideal for doll therapy with dementia patients to invoke caring instincts and alleviate stress.
Sammy the Spaniel makes a lovable and adorable pet that can actually 'breathe'. Offers a real pet experience without the hassles and expense. Ideal for people living with a dementia such as Alzheimer's as stroking can help calm and soothe.