Meaning and Purpose for People Living with Dementia

Meaning and Purpose for People Living with Dementia

According to the Alzheimer’s Society, dementia not only steals memories and fosters depression and anxiety; it also robs individuals of their sense of purpose in life. Depression occurs in 20% to 40% of cases while anxiety occurs in 5% to 20% of cases of people...
The Role of Care Staff in Promoting Well-being

The Role of Care Staff in Promoting Well-being

Staff that deliver care in a residential setting are typically thought to be primarily responsible for a resident’s physical health and medical needs. However, they are also responsible for promoting the mental, spiritual and emotional health and well-being of...