RESOURCES FOR CLINICIANS
- The FEMAT is a performance-based measure of applied cognitive abilities and attempted compensation for adults with cognitive-communication disorders. The FEMAT is free for clinicians to download and can be accessed using the link above.
DANCERS – For a Brain Healthy Lifestyle
- This free, family-friendly guide provides information and resources for developing individualized memory books and reminder cards. Each chapter guides readers through the process of selecting, designing, and using memory supports for different purposes.
Patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs)
- AD8 Dementia Screening Interview (Galvin et al., 2005)
- The Quality of Life in Alzheimer’s Disease (QOL-AD) (Logsdon, 1996)
- PROMIS Satisfaction with Social Roles and Activities (Cella et al., 2010)
- PROMIS Cognitive Function (Cella et al., 2010)
- Memory-Loss Self-Efficacy Scale (Kurasz et al., 2020)
- PROMIS Depression (Cella et al., 2010)
- Everyday Cognition (ECog) (Tomaszewski Farias et al., 2008)
- The Communication Item Bank (CPIB) (Baylor et al., 2013)
- Hearing Handicap Inventory for the Elderly- Ages 65+ (Ventry & Weinstein, 1982)
- Multifactorial Memory Questionnaire (MMQ) (Troyer & Rich, 2002)
PROM Interpretation Guides
- Coming soon
- DementiaBank is a shared database of multimedia interactions for the study of communication in dementia. Access to the data in DementiaBank is password protected and restricted to members of the DementiaBank consortium group. If you are already a member and need assistance with access, please send email to email@example.com .
- Researchers and clinicians working with dementia who are interested in joining the consortium should read the Ground Rules and then send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with contact information and affiliation. Please include a brief general statement about how you envision using the data.
- Click here to Access the DementiaBank Shared Discourse Protocol