A 02 Complementary Healthcare Practices in Dementia

Monday, 22 July 2013: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
Moderator:  Shirley A. Conway, MSN, MBA, RN-BC, LNHA, Lahey Behavioral Health Services, Addison Gilbert Hospital & Beverly Hospitals: Members of Lahey Health, Gloucester, MA
The Effectiveness of Acupuncture/Acupressure in Treating Dementia

Man-Hua Yang, RN, MS
Nursing Department, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

The Effectiveness of Using Therapeutic Dog Program on the Elderly with Dementia in Nursing Homes of Taiwan

Ming-Lee Yeh, PhD
School of Nursing, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences, Taiepi, Taiwan

The Influence of Animal Assisted Therapy on Behavioral Symptoms in Individuals with Dementia

Nancy E. Edwards, PhD, ANP-BC
School of Nursing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Alan M. Beck, ScD
College of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN