Overview

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.

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