This section of our AHP dementia policy ambitions reflects our commitment to an AHP approach that drives improvement, innovation and research in the delivery of person-centred AHP rehabilitation.
The ambition of innovation, improvement and research in Connecting People, Connecting Support aims for people living with dementia and their families to experience AHP services delivered by therapists who are committed to an approach that drives improvement, innovation and research in the delivery of high-quality, responsive, rights-based and person-centred AHP rehabilitation.
Resources: current tools
A national approach has been developed to support local integration of Connecting People, Connecting Support and enable measurement and evidence of change. The approach is based on improvement methodology and the current tools:
- Connecting People, Connecting Support local baseline survey
- Connecting People, Connecting Support logic model
Resources: AHP Dementia Webinar Series
Sharing the work and practice of allied health professionals in Scotland, our series of webinars are available to watch here.
Occupational Therapy Home Based Memory Rehabilitation
This video has been created in partnership with the Scottish Dementia Working Group to demonstrate the value of rehabilitation in dementia
Animation Co-design project
People living with dementia and occupational therapists are testing the use of animation to support rehabilitation. ‘Danny’s Story’ is the first in the series.