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Latest news stories and opinions about the Dental, GP and Care Industries. For your ease of use, we have established categories under which you can source the relevant articles and news items.

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09th April 2019

Emotional Needs and Difficult Behaviour in Dementia Care 

Katie Farrar Occupational Therapist

  Behaviours of concern in dementia care are known under many different terms; behaviours that challenge, inappropriate behaviour, problem behaviour, unacceptable behaviour and...

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09th April 2019

ATUs and Inpatient Units: What you Need to Know

My Life My Choice

Earlier this month, we had a meeting with Ray James, the National Learning Disability Director for NHS England.   We were talking...

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09th April 2019

Life History – What’s the Story?

Katie Farrar Occupational Therapist

When I visited my mum this week, she’s been a bit down in the dumps lately. she started to tell...

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09th April 2019

Recruitment and the Importance of Employee References

Chris King Employment Law Specialist

  What is an employee reference? An employee reference provides potential future employers with additional information when considering an applicant for a...

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20th March 2019

Politics and Inclusion – Why do we never hear from people with Learning Disabilities?

My Life My Choice

    People with learning disabilities face a lot of different barriers and often struggle to get their voices heard, especially in...

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12th March 2019

Medical Suspension of an Employee

Napthens LLP Employment Law Specialists

What is medical suspension? Medical suspension is a period during which an employee is suspended from work on full pay whilst...

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12th March 2019

The Value of Routines in Dementia Care

Katie Farrar Occupational Therapist

Routines are things that happen regularly, often daily such as washing, dressing, eating, reading the newspaper and going for a...

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12th March 2019

Useful Guidance on Relationships, Sexuality & Mental Capacity

Rachel Griffiths Mental Capacity and Human Rights Specialist

  CQC has brought out new guidance for inspectors and providers of adult social care. The guidelines are a useful introduction...

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12th March 2019

The Good Work Plan & Policy Updates

Chris King Employment Law Specialist

Following on from our recent post on the recommendations of the Taylor Review and the Good Work Plan blog, there...

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12th March 2019

The Serious Benefits of Laughter for People living with Dementia

Katie Farrar Occupational Therapist

The benefits of laughter have been recognised for a long time. We know it is a good stress reliever. Laughter...

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