Creativity outdoors

CRAIG, Claire (2011). Creativity outdoors. In: GILLIARD, Jane and MARSHALL, Mary, (eds.) Transforming the quality of life for people with dementia through contact with the natural world : fresh air on my face. London, Jessica Kingsley, 116-126.

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This invited chapter examines the importance of the outdoors in promoting health and well-being in people with dementia. Following an overview of the research I draw on a series of exampls and case studies which demonstrate the role that creativity plays in enabling people living in care homes to access outdoor spaces. Suggestions for ways of implementing these in practice are given.

Item Type: Book Section
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Art and Design Research Centre
Page Range: 116-126
Depositing User: Claire Craig
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2012 15:00
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 09:00

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