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dc.contributor.authorSilvia Maria, Gramegna
dc.description.abstractThis book investigates the role of interior design in the enhancement of the effectiveness of Non-Pharmacological therapies for Alzheimer’s disease care. The author presents the conceptual model for an environmental system called “Therapeutic Habitat”, meant as a system of environmental interventions, based on tangible and intangible aspects, products and furniture, objects and services. Its aim is to enhance the well-being of people with dementia and stimulate recognition and interaction with the surrounding environment.
dc.relation.ispartofseriesDesign International
dc.rightsopen access
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::W Lifestyle, sport & leisure::WJ Lifestyle & personal style guides::WJK Interior design, decor & style guides
dc.subject.classificationbic Book Industry Communication::M Medicine::MJ Clinical & internal medicine::MJN Neurology & clinical neurophysiology::MJND Alzheimer’s & dementia
dc.subject.otherDesign, Dementia, Interiors, Non-pharmacological therapies, Therapeutic habitat, Therapeutic environment
dc.titleInterior Design as a tool for dementia care
dc.title.alternativeExperiences and guidelines for the Therapeutic Habitat Model

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