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The Resource Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face, edited by Jane Gilliard and Mary Marshall

Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face, edited by Jane Gilliard and Mary Marshall

Label
Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face
Title
Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world
Title remainder
fresh air on my face
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Gilliard and Mary Marshall
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Those suffering from dementia often live in care homes and spend much of their time indoors with little provision for them to enjoy one of life's fundamental pleasures and necessities, the restorative energy of natural light and nature. This important book sets out the argument for helping dementia patients get the most out of the great outdoors and gives a voice to dementia patients who have felt the benefit of getting closer to nature. It explores different ways dementia patients can experience and interact with nature through pursuits such as farming, gardening and walking and includes a ch
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
616.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC521
LC item number
.T73 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 A-920
  • WT 155
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945 June 13-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gilliard, Jane
  • Marshall, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dementia
  • Nature observation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Recreation
  • Quality of Life
  • Institutionalization
  • Aged
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Coping With Old Age
Target audience
specialized
Label
Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face, edited by Jane Gilliard and Mary Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transforming the Quality of Life for People with Dementia through Contact with the Natural World: Fresh Air on My Face; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Dementia, Spirituality and Nature; 2. Sunlight and Daylight; 3. Living with Dementia through the Changing Seasons; 4. The Forget Me Not Centre; 5. From Demedicalisation to Renaturalisation: Dementia andNature in Harmony; A Walking Panacea; 6. Farming for Health: Exploring the Benefits of Green CareFarms for Dementia Patients in the Netherlands; 7. No Roof but the Sky Above My Head
Control code
769263070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857005441
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613363978
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
336397
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769263070
Label
Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face, edited by Jane Gilliard and Mary Marshall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Transforming the Quality of Life for People with Dementia through Contact with the Natural World: Fresh Air on My Face; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1. Dementia, Spirituality and Nature; 2. Sunlight and Daylight; 3. Living with Dementia through the Changing Seasons; 4. The Forget Me Not Centre; 5. From Demedicalisation to Renaturalisation: Dementia andNature in Harmony; A Walking Panacea; 6. Farming for Health: Exploring the Benefits of Green CareFarms for Dementia Patients in the Netherlands; 7. No Roof but the Sky Above My Head
Control code
769263070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (160 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857005441
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613363978
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
336397
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769263070

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