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CST in care homes: Results of evaluation
How can low uptake of cognitive stimulation therapy in care homes be increased? Amy Streater and Martin Orrell found a way to achieve a marked improvement.
The impact of individual Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (iCST) on cognition, quality of life, caregiver health, and family relationships in dementia: A randomised controlled trial
BACKGROUNDCognitive stimulation therapy (CST) is a well-established group psychosocial intervention for people with dementia. There is evidence that home-based programmes of cognitive stimulation delivered by family ...
Individual cognitive stimulation therapy for dementia: A clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness pragmatic, multicentre, randomised controlled trial
BACKGROUND: Group cognitive stimulation therapy programmes can benefit cognition and quality of life for people with dementia. Evidence for home-based, carer-led cognitive stimulation interventions is limited. OBJECTIVES: ...
"Cognitive stimulation therapy for people with dementia in practice: A service evaluation": Corrigendum
Reports an error in "Cognitive stimulation therapy for people with dementia in practice: A service evaluation" by Amy Streater, Elisa Aguirre, Aimee Spector and Martin Orrell ( The British Journal of Occupational Therapy, ...
The experiences of people with dementia and their carers participating in individual cognitive stimulation therapy
BACKGROUND: The carer-delivered individual cognitive stimulation therapy (iCST) was developed to improve cognition and quality of life of people with dementia. This study aims to explore people with dementia and family ...
Cognitive stimulation therapy for dementia: History, evolution and internationalism
Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has made a huge global, clinical impact since its inception, and this landmark book is the first to draw all the published research together in one place. Edited by experts in the ...
Cognitive stimulation therapy for people with dementia in practice: A service evaluation
Introduction: Cognitive stimulation therapy is a well-recognised evidence-based cognitive psychosocial intervention for people with mild to moderate dementia. Despite increased use of the programme, little is known about ...
Cognitive stimulation therapy (CST) for people with dementia in practice: An observational study
Introduction: The delivery of cognitive stimulation as a cognitive based psychosocial intervention for people with mild to moderate dementia is supported in the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidelines. ...
Field-testing phase of the development of individual cognitive stimulation therapy (iCST) for dementia
BACKGROUND: Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) groups for people with dementia are available nationally, and internationally through voluntary organisations, memory services, and in residential care settings. However, ...