Staging casual conversations for people with dementia.

@article{Mok2014StagingCC,
  title={Staging casual conversations for people with dementia.},
  author={Zaneta Mok and Nicole M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Dementia},
  year={2014},
  volume={13 6},
  pages={834-53}
}
Social isolation is a key concern for individuals with dementia in long-term care. A possible solution is to promote social interaction between residents. A first step toward facilitating positive relationships between residents with dementia is to understand the mechanisms behind their interactions with each other, and also how their relationships with each other are built through such interactions. Drawing on casual conversations between residents in a special care unit for dementia, this… CONTINUE READING
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