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The University of Stirling is delighted to be hosting the British Society of Gerontology's 45th Annual Conference

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Posted by DSDC Team, on 10th June
From aspiring managers to senior managers, you will soon be able to take advantage of our new range of Leadership & Management in Dementia care courses. The new course range is tiered for...
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Jun
by Henriette Laidlaw
There is a commonly held view that engaging in meaningful activities contributes to healthy ageing, but to what extent does social and mental...
07
Jun
by Henriette Laidlaw
DSDC have been working with Life Care in Australia extensively at a strategic level to assist them with their goals to provide a holistic...
07
Jun
by Henriette Laidlaw
The University of Stirling conducted the evaluation of the RemoDem project, a project aimed to develop, test and evaluate new service models for...
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May
by Elaine Douglas
The University of Stirling has funding and approval to pilot Scotland’s first longitudinal study of ageing – Healthy Ageing in Scotland,...
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May
by Wendy Perry
It is a bit disingenuous for me to use this title because my post isn’t about gossip, but it is about the words we use when we talk to others...
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May
by Wendy Perry
Philosopher George Santayana is credited with saying “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it”. This quote is often...

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Best practice in dementia care
Bristol
Alcohol and Dementia
University of Stirling

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