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  1. Professor June Andrews Dementia Services Development Centre

  2. What does it mean? • Impairment of memory • Impairment of reasoning • Impairment of learning • Increase of stress • The normal changes of ageing but at the same time as a reduced capacity to deal with them

  3. Role of the DSDC • Information • Training • Consultancy • Change and innovation • Research

  4. Why doing it properly is less expensive

  5. The possible journey with dementia

  6. I don’t have time to help them eat…

  7. Taking dementia care forward in the future • Why doing dementia care properly is less expensive • How good design reduces adverse incidents • Time management and communication • Action to improve people’s lives now

  8. Basic principles • Consider the impairment • Use common sense • Work with research • Extrapolate from sensory and physical impairment • Use international best practice

  9. Iris Murdoch Building, University of Stirling, FK9 4LA Tel. 01786 467740 Email: dementia@stir.ac.uk Web: www.dementia.stir.ac.uk