Between the Lines

Communication with People with Dementia in Creative Movement Sessions

in Anthropology in Action
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  • 1 Independent researcher zeindlinger_elisa@gmx.at

This article explores the various ways of communicating with people with dementia during dance sessions and how creative movement can support people to create meaning in the moment. The following did not originate in conventional research but is a reflection on my work as a dancer in healthcare. I took notes about my observations for my own development. After some time I felt the need to dig deeper and search for theories affiliated to my thoughts and find out more about dementia.

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Anthropology in Action

Journal for Applied Anthropology in Policy and Practice

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