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Other Resources for Living Well Section

Below is a collection of additional resource (some with links) for each of the topic areas in the Living Well section of the website. Each of these resources has been evaluated for you and is considered relevant, readable and reliable (top 25% of over 500 resources we have reviewed).

Communication

Alzheimer Australia. (2005). About you….Talking about the diagnosis. Canberra, Australia: Alzheimer Australia.

Alzheimer Society of Cambridge. (n.d). How to interact with people who have dementia (with memory loss). Cambridge, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Cambridge.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with alzheimer disease. [Booklet]. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.
(http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/Living-with-dementia/I-have-dementia/Shared-experiences)

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2003). Just for you. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2010, April). Communication: Day to day series. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (n.d.). Your guidelines to "A journey through care". Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Australian Government. (2007). Living with dementia: A booklet for people with dementia. Canberra, Australia: Australian Government.

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2007). Enhancing communication: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP.

Emotional Well-Being

Alzheimer's Scotland. (n.d.). Don't make the journey alone: A message from fellow travellers. Edinburgh, Scotland: Alzheimer Scotland. (http://www.alzscot.org/downloads/dontmake.pdf)

Alzheimer's Scotland. (2010, March). What is depression? Retrieved from
http://alzheimers.org.uk/site/scripts/documents_info.php?documentID=139.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with alzheimer disease. [Booklet]. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.
(http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/Living-with-dementia/I-have-dementia/Shared-experiences)

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2003). Just for you. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2005). Dispelling the myths. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Reducing caregiver stress. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (n.d.) Coping with emotions. Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (n.d.). Cornucopia of coping. Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (n.d.). Coping strategies from the early stage support group. Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (2008). Top 10 ways we can empower ourselves. Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (2008). 10 ways to cope with the holidays. Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Alzheimer Society of Peel. (n.d.). Your guidelines to "A journey through care". Ontario, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Peel.

Australian Government. (2007). Living with dementia: A booklet for people with dementia. Canberra, Australia: Australian Government.

Bryden, C. (2011, March). Coping with stigma and fear. Paper presented at the International A Changing Melody Forum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Canadian Mental Health Association. (1997). Coping with stress. Toronto, Canada: Canadian Mental Health Association.

Forgetful not Forgotten [Website] www.forgetfulnotforgotten.com

McKinlay, M. (2011, March). Adapting to change. Paper presented at the International A Changing Melody Forum, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Mobile Interprofessional Coaching Team (MICT): Focus on Seniors Mental Health. (2009). Living with Dementia: A Guidebook for Families. Ontario, Canada: MICT.

Mobile Interprofessional Coaching Team (MICT): Focus on Seniors Mental Health. (2009). Life story writing. In Living with Dementia: A Guidebook for Families. Ontario, Canada: MICT.

Mobile Interprofessional Coaching Team (MICT): Focus on Seniors Mental Health. (2009). 10 ways to reduce caregiver. In Living with Dementia: A Guidebook for Families. Ontario, Canada: MICT.

Mobile Interprofessional Coaching Team (MICT): Focus on Seniors Mental Health. (2009). Caring for someone with AD? 10 signs of caregiver stress. In Living with Dementia: A Guidebook for Families. Ontario, Canada: MICT.

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2009). Living and transforming with loss and grief: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP.

Quality of Life

Alzheimer Australia. (2005). About you….Making employment decisions. Canberra, Australia: Alzheimer Australia.

Alzheimer Society of British Columbia. (n.d.). Memory problems? British Columbia, Canada: Alzheimer Society of British Columbia.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with alzheimer disease. [Booklet]. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.
(http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/Living-with-dementia/I-have-dementia/Shared-experiences)

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2003). Just for you. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Alzheimer's disease: First steps. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Alzheimer's disease: First steps for families. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Heads up for healthier living. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2010). Heads up for Healthier Brains. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Alzheimer's Scotland. (n.d.). Don't make the journey alone: A message from fellow travellers. Edinburgh, Scotland: Alzheimer Scotland. (http://www.alzscot.org/downloads/dontmake.pdf)

Australian Government. (2007). Living with dementia: A booklet for people with dementia. Canberra, Australia: Australian Government.

Dementia Advocacy and Support Network. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.dasninternational.org/.

Government of South Australia. (2008). Disability SA: Dementia – safety in the home. Australia: Department for Families and Communities, Government of South Africa.

Lindsay, B. (2005). Self-advocacy workshop: Taking control of our lives. Paper presented at the A Changing Melody Forum. Toronto, Canada.

MAREP & Alzheimer Society of Hamilton & Halton, Brant, Haldimand-Norfolk, & Niagara Region. (2005). Managing and accommodating responsive behaviours in dementia care: A resource guide for long-term care. Waterloo, University of Waterloo: Allcroft, K., & Loiselle, L., editors.

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2006). Memory workout: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2007). Managing triggers: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2008). Enhancing wellness: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2008). Tips and strategies: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2011). Living and celebrating life through leisure: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2012). Food and mealtimes: A 'By Us For Us" guide. Waterloo, Canada, University of Waterloo: MAREP (http://www.marep.uwaterloo.ca/products/bufu.html).

Seniors in the Community Risk Evaluation for Eating and Nutrition Project. (n.d.). Food for aging well: A guide to healthy eating for older adults. Guelph, Canada: University of Guelph: SCREEN.

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