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Outdoor environments for people with dementia

Outdoor environments for people with dementia

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Published by The Haworth Press in Binghamton, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Care -- Psychological aspects,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Long-term care -- Psychological aspects,
  • Long-term care facilities -- Landscape architecture -- Psychological aspects,
  • Long-term care facilities -- Design and construction -- Environmental aspects,
  • Dementia -- Patients -- Recreation,
  • Outdoor recreation -- Therapeutic use,
  • Outdoor recreation -- Psychological aspects,
  • Gardens -- Therapeutic use,
  • Gardens -- Psychological aspects,
  • Nature, Healing power of,
  • Dementia -- psychology,
  • Dementia -- therapy,
  • Environment Design,
  • Aged -- psychology,
  • Gardening,
  • Homes for the Aged,
  • Nature

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJournal of housing for the elderly.
    StatementSusan Rodiek, Benyamin Schwarz, editors.
    ContributionsRodiek, Susan., Schwarz, Benyamin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC521 .O94 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23674784M
    ISBN 109780789038043, 9780789038050
    LC Control Number2007043815


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Pages Published online: 05 Oct Download citation Gardens for People with Dementia: Increasing Access to the Natural Environment for Residents with Alzheimer's. Nancy J. Chapman PhD et   DEMENTIA GARDEN PLAN N A secure, yet safe and welcoming setting, the Dementia Garden offers: •2 undercover multi-use activity areas for diversional, art and horticultural therapy programs as well as family or facility barbeque and outdoor dining.

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This review systematically explores and assesses the quality of the evidence base for effective and supportive design of living environments for people living with   Running head: Outdoor environments for people with dementia.

1 Introduction Dementia is a common disabling condition among older people, with prevalence growing in all ageing societies.

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Center for Architecture and Urban Planning Research.; Health Facilities Research Program (AIA/ACSA Council on Architectural Research); et al] Designing Environments for People with Dementia A Systematic Literature Review This book systematically explores and assesses the quality of the evidence base for effective and supportive design of living environments for people living with Dementia.

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