SCIE Social Care TV (Dementia-Related Films)

Summary

A number of new learning resources are available via the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE), Social Care TV service.

  1. Living with young onset dementia (Released 10/05/2011). This film highlights the experiences of younger people diagnosed and living with dementia.
  2. Dementia and end of life care (Released 10/05/2011). This film looks at supporting people with dementia to die well, where and how they (and their families) wish.
  3. Participation in dementia care planning (Released 10/05/2011). This film shows the importance of the roles that people with dementia and their carers can themselves play in shaping dementia services.
  4. Rapidly declining early-onset dementia: living at home with nursing support
    (Released 22/10/2009). This film covers the impact of early onset dementia, and
    illustrates the value of skilled, knowledgeable support for carers.
  5. Late-onset dementia: early diagnosis and drug treatment (Released 22/10/2009). This film presents a case study illustrating the positive effects of an early diagnosis of dementia.
  6. Living in a care home: a positive outcome for a person with dementia (Released 22/10/2009). This film illustrates how a woman with dementia copes with moving into a care home.
  7. The causes of dementia (Released 22/10/2009). This film presents key facts
    about dementia and how changes taking place in the brain influence behaviour.
  8. Providing care at home for people with dementia (Released 22/10/2009). This film presents a case study illustrating the challenges involved in providing care at home for people with dementia. It shows the positive benefits for people receiving such support.

Read more / view the movies: Dementia-Related Films on SCIE Social Care TV.

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Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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1 Response to SCIE Social Care TV (Dementia-Related Films)

  1. This video footage is invaluable both as an ‘educational’ and ‘awareness raising’ ‘resource’. I am sharing with Facebook friends in UK and Overseas. Many thanks to Social Care TV. Heather Pearson , daughter to Mum in year 12 Early Onset Alzheimer’s Disease.

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