Skip Navigation LinksHome > April/June 2007 - Volume 8 - Issue 2 > The Best Friends Model of Alzheimer's Care—A Brief History a...
Alzheimer's Care Quarterly:
doi: 10.1097/01.ACQ.0000268262.14608.3c
Feature Topic: Alternate Models of Care

The Best Friends Model of Alzheimer's Care—A Brief History and Update

BELL, VIRGINIA MSW; TROXEL, DAVID MPH

Collapse Box

Abstract

Virginia Bell & David Troxel describe the history of their Best Friends model of Alzheimer's Care including personal anecdotes from 20 years of working together and the impact of this person-centered model on the field of dementia care. The Best Friends model is defined with examples of applications from professional and family settings. The Alzheimer's Bill of Rights is included along with the Elements of Caregiving Knack.

©2007Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.

Login

Search for Similar Articles
You may search for similar articles that contain these same keywords or you may modify the keyword list to augment your search.