This year’s Dementia Awareness Week takes place from 15 – 21 May. The Alzheimer’s Society is encouraging people who are worried about dementia to confront their worries by addressing dementia directly and going to the Alzheimer’s Society for information and support.
In an article by Nicolle Mitchell, FHT Member and Excellence in Practice award winner, she explains how a combination of time, touch and appropriate communication can improve the well-being of those affected by dementia.
To read the article, visit: www.fht.org.uk/article/massage-dementia
To find a qualified and insured massage therapist, visit the FHT’s Register, accredited by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care, a body accountable to Parliament: www.fht.org.uk/findatherapist