Memory tool for sufferers

PATIENTS in the early stages of dementia are to be helped thanks to a memory skills project launched in the city.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 6th October 2011, 4:26 pm

Occupational therapists created the tool, which uses therapy to help elderly people adapt to the challenges of the increasingly common mental illness.

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Therapist Claire Morgan, who is involved in the scheme, said: “We set up this group so that members could share their experiences and learn a range of practical techniques to cope with the effects memory problems can have on your lifestyle.”