Doll Therapy: The Controversial Intervention for People Living with Dementia, Dr Gary Mitchell

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Interview with Elder Magazine on Doll Therapy in Dementia Care

Period09 Apr 2018

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Media contributions

  • TitleDoll Therapy: The Controversial Intervention for People Living with Dementia
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Elder Magazine
    Media typeWeb
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Date09/04/2018
    DescriptionAuthor of Doll Therapy in Dementia Care: Evidence and Practice, Dr Gary Mitchell is one of the UK’s leading researchers on doll therapy. Despite being widely and internationally used, doll therapy is a controversial and often misunderstood intervention for people living with dementia – we talked to him about the myths and misunderstandings around it and the positive impact it can have on people living with the condition in all settings.
    Producer/AuthorAnna James
    URLhttps://www.elder.org/the-elder/doll-therapy-controversial-intervention-people-living-with-dementia/
    PersonsGary Mitchell

Keywords

  • Dementia
  • Doll Therapy
  • Non-Pharmacological Interventions