Dr Maggie Ellis

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Dr Maggie Ellis

Dementia Care

St Andrews University

, United Kingdom

Dr Ellis is particularly interested in the interplay between the cognitive and social impact of dementia on personhood and the self of individuals with dementia, with a focus on the communication difficulties experienced by people with dementia and those who care for them. She worked with her PhD supervisor to develop Adaptive Interaction, a variant of Intensive Interaction, to support meaningful communication between caregivers and people with very advanced dementia.

Key Subjects

Dementia, Psychological aspects of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease

Languages

English

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