Shifting focus: a guide to understanding dementia behaviour

 

 

Shifting focus is a tool to help the families and friends of people with dementia understand behaviour caused by the disease. Shifting focus: a guide to understanding dementia behaviour is available in a short booklet or full guide which can be downloaded and printed at your home.

New: shifting focus booklets have been translated into 7 languages, all of which are available electronically: 

New: shifting focus is now available on video. Visit YouTube to see more.

 

Awards:

  • Shifting focus was presented at the 2014 Alzheimer's Disease International Conference.
  • Shifting focus was the pick of the week in the Long-term care newsletter from the Crane Library at the University of Manitoba.
  • Shifting focus is being used in a pilot project to reduce the use of anti-psychotic drugs in Alberta long-term care homes.

Last Updated: 05/14/2019