Psychosocial interventions for people with down's syndrome and dementia1 September 2002
People with Down's Syndrome have a very high risk of developing dementia at an early age. This project set out to develop a psychosocial assessment to assist the identification of dementia among this group of people.
Dementia Advice And Support Update2 October 2001
This report is an update briefing on nationwide early intervention services for people with dementia and their families. In April 2001, the Mental Health Foundation launched a UK wide service development project entitled the Dementia Advice and Support Service (DASS).
Dementia Diagnosis Update2 July 2001
An update briefing on the effect of being given a diagnosis of dementia.
Tell Me The Truth2 June 2001
The effect of being told the diagnosis of dementia from the perspective of the person with dementia.
Carers Checklist1 June 1998
This is an outcome measure for people with dementia and their carers. An easy to use scale, in the form of a questionnaire, which can be used to assess the needs of people with dementia and their carers, and to evaluate the outcomes of service intervention.