As the external consultant for MacIntyre’s Dementia Project, I’m delighted to share links to the eBooks from the Wellbeing for Life Toolkit that MacIntyre are now making available on their website.

I have written – in whole or in part – many of these resources, as well as reviewing/revising all of the resources for MacIntyre in Summer 2017 as part of my consultancy role.

Resources released so far:

Dementia and Learning Disability:

Signs and Symptoms of Dementia:

Getting a Timely Diagnosis of Dementia:


Living well with Dementia:

Emotional Impact of Dementia:

Emotional Impact of Dementia – Supporting Peers and Friends:

Validation and Reality Orientation:

Dementia Friendly Environments:

Promoting Independence and Safety:

Changed Behaviour:

Life Story:

Swallowing Difficulties:

Reducing the Risk of Falls:

Pain and Distress:

Eating and Drinking:

Five Ways to Wellbeing:

Access to Healthcare:

Who else can help?

Dignity and Respect:

Challenging Discrimination and Stigma:

An Introduction to End of Life Care:

Exploring End of Life Care:

Talking about Death and Dying:

Providing the Best Support:

Loss, Change and Grief:

Advance Care Planning:

I will update this page as more resources are published.