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Author Kendall, Nicola, author

Title Namaste Care for people living with advanced dementia : a practical guide for carers and professionals / Nicola Kendall ; with contributuions from Joanne Atkinson [and others]
Published London, UK ; Philadelphia, PA, USA : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (190 pages)
Contents What is Namaste Care? -- Admiral Nursing and the origins of the Namaste Care Project at St Cuthbert's Hospice / Sharron Tolman, Consultant Admiral Nurse, Dementia UK -- Advanced dementia and assessment / Lisa Howarth, Admiral Nurse, St Cuthbert's Hospice, UK -- Harnessing community kindness : with a contribution from Ann White, MBE, Dementia Friends Champion, UK -- Volunteers with heart / Barbara Edwards, Namaste volunteer -- Responding to referrals : the initial visit assessment -- Life stories -- Psychological needs of people with advanced dementia -- The needs led model of dementia care / Julie Young, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Trust, UK -- Carer needs -- Sensory stimulation -- Loving touch -- Communication -- Planning Namaste Care sessions -- Key learning themes : including a case study contribution by Chris Hayday, occupational therapist and volunteer at St Cuthbert's Hospice -- End of life / Joanne Atkinson, Head of Health Continuing Workforce Development, Northumbria University, UK and Dr Caroline Jeffery, GP and Senior Lecturer, Northumbria University, UK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 25, 2019)
Subject Namaste Care (Program)
Dementia -- Nursing
Alzheimer's disease -- Nursing
Older people.
Holistic medicine.
Dementia -- nursing
Alzheimer Disease -- nursing
Holistic Health
Aged, 80 and over
Alzheimer's disease -- Nursing.
Dementia -- Nursing.
Holistic medicine.
Older people.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019004696
ISBN 1784509752