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Failure-Free Activities for the Alzheimer's Patient

By: Carmel Sheridan

The family, voluntary or professional caregiver to the Alzheimer's patient can use these activities in the home or care facility. Guidance is given on matching activities to patients' potentials, thereby avoiding stress and frustration of failure and mistakes, reinforcing self-esteem, alertness and satisfaction. Appendices list useful information. Recommended by the Alzheimer's Disease Society (UK) and the American Alzheimer's Disease Association. '...a splendid patients' relatives find it very helpful.' Professor G.K.Wilcock, BSc DM FRCP