Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/27028
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Social Sciences Research Reports
Peer Review Status: Unrefereed
Title: Exploring the 'Creating Conversations' toolkit: the impact of art-based activities on those living with dementia
Author(s): Robertson, Jane
McCall, Vikki
Contact Email: vikki.mccall1@stir.ac.uk
Citation: Robertson J & McCall V (2016) Exploring the 'Creating Conversations' toolkit: the impact of art-based activities on those living with dementia. Scottish Funding Council. Artlink Central. Artlink Central.
Issue Date: Jun-2016
Publisher: Artlink Central
Abstract: Artlink Central is launching a new product Creating Conversations: Gardening. This is a creative activity toolkit designed for activities coordinators, care staff and volunteers to deliver group activities for older people, including those with dementia. The intended benefits include prompting reminiscence and supporting constructive conversation to engage with personal histories and build social connections in day care and residential care settings. In conjunction with staff at the University of Stirling, the current project has assessed these aspects of engagement to: evaluate whether the pilot product delivers such benefits, and identify improvements that can enhance the toolkit’s impact in these areas.
Type: Research Report
URL: https://www.badges.sssc.uk.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Summary-of-Findings.pdf
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/27028
Rights: The publisher has not responded to our queries therefore this work cannot be made publicly available in this Repository. Please use the Request a Copy feature at the foot of the Repository record to request a copy directly from the author. You can only request a copy if you wish to use this work for your own research or private study.
Affiliation: Dementia Studies
Housing Studies

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
McCall_Exploring_the_Creating_Conversations_toolkit_Summary_2016.pdf1.87 MBAdobe PDFUnder Permanent Embargo    Request a copy

Note: If any of the files in this item are currently embargoed, you can request a copy directly from the author by clicking the padlock icon above. However, this facility is dependent on the depositor still being contactable at their original email address.



This item is protected by original copyright



Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact library@stir.ac.uk providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.