Tag Archives: Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST)

Maintenance Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) In Practice: a Research Protocol

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) is a psychosocial evidence-based group intervention for people with dementia recommended by NICE guidelines. This study … Continue reading

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Dementia Tsar Shines Light on Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for People with Dementia (Department of Health, Dementia)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary Professor Alistair Burns (National Clinical Dementia Director, Department of Health) recently drew attention to a Cochrane review into the benefits … Continue reading

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Who Benefits Most From Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST)? (University College London)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 11, June 2012]. Summary The study investigated the factors which predict who is likely to benefit from Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST). Two hundred and seventy-two … Continue reading

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Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST): Guiding Principles

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012]. Summary The 18 key principles of CST, listed on the Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) website, are: Mental stimulation. New ideas, thoughts and associations. … Continue reading

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Economic Evaluation of Alternatives to Antipsychotic Drugs for Individuals Living with Dementia (NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 8, March 2012; and later in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary This economic evaluation of the … Continue reading

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