A win for all people with dementia

My book, What the hell happened to my brain?: Living beyond dementia was published recently in German. Whilst I was happy the rights were bought for it to be translated into German, I was very unhappy with the image they used on the cover, without my knowledge or consent. The image they chose was of someones…

Abstracts for #ADIBudapest2016 due in 9 days

There is just 9 days left to submit your abstracts for Alzheimer’s Disease International‘s leading global dementia conference. Have you got a bright idea you’d like to share, or some research you are involved in that would be interesting? Join the world’s leading dementia speakers and advocates and be a part of ADI’s next conference in Budapest in April…

disAbility Rights and Dementia

My blog today consists of some quotes from a blog I read, about the rights of people with disAbilities, the World Health Organisation determination on Discrimination, and my thoughts on all of this in relation to people living with dementia. People with dementia are currently advocating for inclusion and recognition under the United Nations Convention of the Rights…