With a foreword from Angela Rippon CBE, Ambassador for the Alzheimer's Society.
Slow and delay the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, from memory loss to disorientation, with this practical activity book. Using step-by-step ideas designed to stimulate and entertain, dementia care specialist Helen Lambert explains how engaging in a variety of simple activities can benefit different parts of the brain, and help to keep your mind fitter for longer. What's more, everyone can join in: each activity contains hints and tips that not only show you how to do it, but also include ways to adapt the various physical exercises, games, and craft projects for different abilities, or to include family and friends.
Whether your interests are in music, art, gaming, or gardening, The Memory Activity
Book has activities to suit, as well as ideas to inspire anyone looking for guidance
on how best to interact with people affected by memory issues, Alzheimer's, or other
forms of dementia. Whatever your involvement - friend, relative, partner, or patient - The Memory Activity Book offers a valuable resource for everyone living with dementia.
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Number of pages: 224
Weight: 997 g
Dimensions: 285 x 220 x 20 mm
The book is bright, positive, fun and easy to follow * Sixtyplussurfers *
What a fantastic book! * Steve Wright, BBC Radio 2 *