Creativity and dementia: a review

@article{Palmiero2012CreativityAD,
  title={Creativity and dementia: a review},
  author={Massimiliano Palmiero and Dina Di Giacomo and Domenico Passafiume},
  journal={Cognitive Processing},
  year={2012},
  volume={13},
  pages={193-209}
}
In these last years, creativity was found to play an important role for dementia patients in terms of diagnosis and rehabilitation strategies. This led us to explore the relationships between dementia and creativity. At the aim, artistic creativity and divergent thinking are considered both in non-artists and artists affected by different types of dementia. In general, artistic creativity can be expressed in exceptional cases both in Alzheimer’s disease and Frontotemporal dementia, whereas… CONTINUE READING
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