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ERIC Number: EJ1135524
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: EISSN-2325-7466
Quality Care for Down Syndrome and Dementia
Tedder, Amanda
Journal of the American Academy of Special Education Professionals, p148-151 Win 2012
This article will give both examples and methods to use when providing services to individuals with a dual diagnosis of Down syndrome and Dementia. This is a prevalent issue that most care facilities are facing as the population with Down syndrome age. Staff training, schedule adjustments, living space adjustments and a new thought process regarding active treatment are essential for successful, quality care to take place.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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