Design School for people with dementia….

So yesterday saw me heading to Birmingham for an overnight stay. I’d actually snuck this one in as Tuesday was supposed to be a day of snuggling but I couldn’t resist the opportunity, and why? Well I would be seeing my dear friend Agnes Houston. Agnes was the first person with dementia I remember meeting … Continue reading Design School for people with dementia….

A National Workshop for Technology Projects in Dementia Care – Part 1

On Friday I attended the CAREGIVERSPRO-MMD: A National Workshop for Technology Projects in Dementia Care in Hull. I’d been asked months ago to speak at the event organised by Rosie Dunn, a Postdoctoral Research Assistant from the University of Hull. I’d been helping Rosie with the new Caregiverspro project in giving my opinion on the … Continue reading A National Workshop for Technology Projects in Dementia Care – Part 1

A Diagnosis is the Beginning of a Different Life…….

That was the title of the talk I gave on Wednesday at the Annual Humber NHS Foundation Trust Research Conference. The Conference was: ‘Developing a City of Research” Always a nice change to do something local and I love working with my local research team, led by Cathryn Hart. Cathryn had asked me sometime last … Continue reading A Diagnosis is the Beginning of a Different Life…….