Photography and storytelling: Exploring the Experiences of People with Early Stage Dementia


Author(s):*Listed Alphabetically
Ward A

Year of Publication:
2015

Publisher(s):
University of Northampton

Publication Type:
Report

Abstract:

A report on an a student exploratory photography and storytelling study to understand how people with dementia experience being a student at VUK (Voksenskolen for Undervisning og Kommunikation) school in Denmark and to find out about creative activities and services which are being delivered in Denmark to support people with dementia.
The conclusions included:
Creating a challenging environment
Lessons for a UK context
Use of creative activities
Enabling people with dementia to tell their stories.

 



Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Context: Community

Participant Group: Specific Physical Health Condition

Art Forms: Multi-Arts

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Ward,A. (2015). Photography and storytelling: Exploring the Experiences of People with Early Stage Dementia. UK:University of Northampton.