Young onset dementia: Negotiating future workplace roles and identities

Roach, P. Young onset dementia: Negotiating future workplace roles and identities
Dementia 1471301216674420, first published  October 9 2016

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In this Dementia editorial, Pamela Roach writes of the need to educate employers in ways of working with younger people with dementia, of supporting such individuals to maintain the person in employment such as by modifying activities and negotiating new horizons of work productivity. Through such education, understanding and consideration of mutual goals and needs – the needs of an employer being balanced with the needs of a person with dementia – it is also possible to maintain purposeful activity for younger people with dementia.

Read the full editorial here

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