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Talking Sense: Understanding sensory challenges and dementia

Talking Sense: Understanding sensory challenges and dementia

Update: 2021-02-18
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Join Colm and author of “Talking Sense: Living with sensory changes and dementia”, Agnes Houston MBE as they discuss sensory changes in dementia, its limited awareness as a symptom in the field of dementia, and the journey to the release of her internationally acclaimed book. Together, they explore Agnes’ journey as a campaigner for the voice of people with dementia, her own dementia diagnosis, and her subsequent search for independence and understanding of sensory changes people with dementia experience. 

“Talking Sense: Living with sensory changes and dementia”, authored by Agnes with Julie Christie outlines Agnes’ experience and provides detailed insight and support to those experiencing sensory changes. As mentioned in this episode, ‘Talking Sense’ is available for free PDF download and for purchase as a print version here and is also available for free audio download

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Talking Sense: Understanding sensory challenges and dementia

Talking Sense: Understanding sensory challenges and dementia

Professor Colm Cunningham