Chapter 10. Making Sense of Dementia

  1. Peter Caputi,
  2. Heather Foster and
  3. Linda L. Viney
  1. Sally Robbins and
  2. Mike Bender

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713044.ch10

Personal Construct Psychology: New Ideas

Personal Construct Psychology: New Ideas

How to Cite

Caputi, P., Foster, H. and Viney, L. L. (2006) Making Sense of Dementia, in Personal Construct Psychology: New Ideas, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713044.ch10

Author Information

  1. University of Wollongong, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470019436

Online ISBN: 9780470713044



  • dementia;
  • American bill of rights;
  • book of genesis;
  • choice corollary;
  • therapists


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Existing Theories and Problems with Them

  • The Experience of Dementia

  • Some Attempts to Understand Dementia Using PCP

  • Synthesis — The Story of Jennie

  • References