New book from HPP is an essential text on assessing late-stage dementia

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP is an essential text on assessing late-stage dementia Baltimore, MD (April 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Assessment Scales for Advanced Dementia, by internationally recognized pioneers of the late-stage dementia field Dr. Ladislav Volicer and Ann Hurley, R.N., DNSc, FAAN. Now available in print format (and available for pre-order in e-book format), Assessment Scales for Advanced Dementia brings together in one collection … [Read more...]

New book from HPP highlights the emotional importance of growing old in the right place

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke, Marketing Coordinator Phone: 410-337-9585 x181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com New book from HPP highlights the emotional importance of growing old in the right place Baltimore, MD (February 2015) — Health Professions Press has just released Aging in the Right Place, by professor and gerontologist Stephen Golant, Ph.D. Now available in print and e-book format, Aging in the Right Place highlights the profound significance of where older people live and receive care, placing particular emphasis on the often overlooked emotional … [Read more...]

2014 National Mature Media Awards Honor HPP Titles

For Immediate Release Contact: Kaitlin Konecke (Health Professions Press) Phone: 410-337-9585, x 181 Email: kkonecke@healthpropress.com 2014 National Mature Media Awards Honor HPP Titles Health Professions Press was a winner in the 23rd annual National Mature Media Awards Program. The program, presented by the Mature Market Resource Center, a national clearinghouse for the senior market, recognizes the nation’s finest marketing, communications, educational materials, and programs designed and produced for older adults. Memory and Communication Aids for People with Dementia by … [Read more...]

New book from best-selling author presents a more enlightened approach to dementia care

New book from best-selling author presents a more enlightened approach to dementia care   Baltimore, MD (July 2014) — Health Professions Press has just released Dementia Beyond Disease: Enhancing Well-Being, the newest book from internationally acclaimed author and geriatrician, Dr. G. Allen Power. Now available in print and e-book format, Dementia Beyond Disease is an eye-opening exploration of how to improve the lives of people with dementia and those who care for them. The book emphasizes the importance of promoting well-being when caring for people living with dementia, and provides a … [Read more...]

Innovative Audubon Program Connects Elders with Alzheimer’s to the Outdoors While Creating Healthy Bird Habitats

For Immediate Release Download a pdf of this release Contact: Teresa Ingraham (Health Professions Press) Phone: 410.337.9585, ext. 167 Email: tingraham@healthpropress.com Contact: Brenda Timm (Audubon) Phone: 212-979-3198 Email: btimm@audubon.org Innovative Audubon Program Connects Elders with Alzheimer's to the Outdoors While Creating Healthy Bird Habitats Baltimore, MD (January 31, 2013) — Today Health Professions Press announced the release of Bird Tales, a low cost, high-impact program to improve the lives of people living with Alzheimer's disease. The program was developed by … [Read more...]

2012 National Mature Media Awards Honor New HPP Titles

For Immediate Release Contact: Kristi Maxwell, Marketing & Sales Manager Phone: 410.337.9585, ext. 181 Fax: 410.337.8539 Email: kmaxwell@healthpropress.com   2012 National Mature Media Awards Honor New HPP Titles Baltimore, MD (August 2012) — Three new Health Professions Press (HPP) titles,Meeting the Leadership Challenge in Long-Term Care, Whole Person Dementia Assessment, and Sexuality & Long-Term Care, were recognized in the 21st annual National Mature Media Awards Program. Presented by the Mature Market Resource Center, a national clearinghouse for the senior market, the … [Read more...]