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Friday, June 29, 2012
Environmental Design and Dementia
This discussion paper from Wisdem draws on the debate and discussion of participants in the Salamanca Seminar on Environmental Design and Dementia, a series of workshops which took place during 2010-11 bringing together a number of experts around the world to discuss how to improve the lives of people with dementia. The paper defines the scope of environment design, presents a model, and provides guiding principles for designing environments.
The Wisdem site also contains a wide range of resources for innovative interventions in dementia care: