Talking therapies

Treatment and support of vascular dementia

There is currently no cure for vascular dementia: the brain damage that causes it cannot be reversed. However, there is a lot that can be done to enable someone to live well with the condition. This will involve drug and non-drug treatment, support and activities.
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Talking therapy: CBT research

From the spring 2016 edition of Care and cure magazine, we speak with Dr Joshua Stott about his research in to a type of talking therapy called cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).

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Finding the right therapist

It is important that you feel comfortable with your therapist. This will depend on your own personality and that of the therapist. Read our advice on finding the right therapist for you.

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What do talking therapies involve?

Find out what might happen during a talking therapy sessions, how long they tend to last and the confidentiality relationship between a client and a therapist.

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Talking therapies

We explain what talking therapies, also know as psychological therapies, are and the different types of therapies that are a recommended non-treatment for some people living with dementia.

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Treatments

There is currently no cure for dementia. However, there are drugs and non-drug treatments that can lessen a person’s symptoms.
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