ISBN: 978-1-84220-152-7

Dementia and Imagination. Research Informed Approaches to Visual Arts Programmes


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Parkinson C, Taylor K, Windle G

Year of Publication:
2017

Publisher(s):
Dementia and Imagination

Publication Type:
Guides

Abstract:

This handbook is intended to be used by artists and other people who plan to deliver arts-based activities with people who are living with dementia.
Designed to be as accessible as possible, it includes information about the Dementia & Imagination project; some key ingredients for delivering research-informed visual arts projects; case studies; a set of guiding principles; reflections of people involved in the programme; and some recommendations.
This is the first edition of this handbook, and an update is planned for May 2018.



Evidence Type: Qualitative Research

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Outcome Evaluation

Context: Community

Participant Group: Older Adults

Art Forms: Visual Arts

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Windle, G., Taylor, K., Parkinson, C. (2017) Dementia and Imagination. Research Informed Approaches to Visual Arts Programmes. UK: Dementia and Imagination.