My current field of research is advanced or severe dementia and my methodology of choice is a qualitative case study approach.

Area of research expertise - Outline

Qualitaitve case study research; Interpretative phenomenology; descriptive qualitative research; interview techniques; non-particiant observation.

Target Collaborative Organisations (National, International, up to 3).

Alzheimer Scotland; NHS Education Scotland; Erskine Care.

Other areas of Expertise available for knowledge exchange.

Education in the field of dementia, in particular the fundamentals of care. Suicude prevention trainer in Asist and Safetalk. Postitive Approaches in Dementia trainer.

Desired research direction.

Advanced and severe dementia; loneliness in old age; frailty.

Research output

  1. What are Dementia Champions and why do we need them?

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  2. Being Home: Housing and Dementia in Scotland (2017)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  3. Walk in My Shoes; using simulated practice for education

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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  1. Lifetime Achievement Award

    Prize: National/international honour

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