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ChApter 1
Defning stigma
What do people with dementia say about stigma and life chances?
What about the carers?
Stigma and old age
Dementia compared to other conditions
Stress-related stigma
Reducing stigma
Dementia and mental illness
Reducing stigma through information
Media and stigma
Public policy and future directions
Te realities of Alzheimer’s and overcoming stigma
Overcoming stigma is the frst step to beating Alzheimer’s disease and dementia
Stigma reduction in government plans
ChApter 2
Survey respondents
Being treated differently
survey results
People with dementia
Concealing the diagnosis
Avoiding friendships and close relationships
Awareness of dementia
Stigma about people with dementia
Coping with stigma
Inclusion in everyday life
How to include people with dementia
Friendships with people affliated with dementia
Understanding dementia
Stigma about carers
Including people with dementia in everyday life
How to include people with dementia in everyday life
Mind games – smoke and mirrors
Kees Blankman
ChApter 3
Examples of programmes to reduce stigma
People with dementia speaking out
Dementia-friendly communities
Dementia Friendly Communities
Dementia experiences
Outreach programmes
Promoting earlier diagnosis
Art and physical activity and dementia
Stigma: a personal view
What can we learn from the disability movement?
My career with stigma and dementia
Myrra Vernooij-Dassen
ChApter 4
Conclusions and recommendations
Stigma and ageing
Learning from other areas
Understanding and impact of dementia
A world without stigma … how would it look?
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World Alzheimer Report 2012

World Alzheimer Report 2012

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