This is a must have book for professionals who provide services for people with memory loss. The use of the communication and memory aids featured in this practical guide will significantly improve the ability of people with dementia and related memory impairments to stay connected, engaged, and functioning at their optimal level of independence.
Presenting a wide array of evidence-based examples, Memory and Communication Aids for People with Dementia contains all of the information needed to develop personalized supports for any individual and every circumstance.
About the Author: Michelle S. Bourgeois, Ph.D, CCC-SLP, is Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at the University of South Florida. A clinical researcher specializing in dementia, she has published numerous research articles, books, training manuals and CD-ROMs.