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Title:
Remembering well : how memory works and what to do when it doesn't
Author:
Sargeant, Delys.
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Publication Information:
North Carlton, Vic, St. Leonards, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 1998.
Physical Description:
xi, 132 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781864483581
Format :
Book

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A compact, friendly book that informs, reassures and gives practical guidance to people who think they are losing their memory; to people who are losing their memory; and to those who care for them as well.


Author Notes

Delys Sargeant OA was previously head of the Social Biology Resources Centre at Melbourne University and in the 1980s a weekly commentator on 'Life + Relationships' on Ramona Koval's national radio program. Now she is president of the Council on the Ageing (Vic), and vice-president of COTA nationally, and is an adviser to several governments and agencies concerned with older Australians, women's health, public health etc. Anne Unkenstein is a clinical neuropsychologist specialising in memory loss and consults at the Cognitive, Demetia and Memory Service, Melbourne Extended Care and Rehabilitation Service, Parkville Melbourne. She is also in private practice, is an academic associate of the School of Behavioural Sciences, Department of Psychology at the University of Melbourne, and a community educator and regular guest speaker for the Council on the Ageing.