REHACARE Newsletter | View in browser | Deutsch | Print
Photo: REHACARE header

Alpacas as co-therapists


Dear Sir or Madam,

They are not as outgoing as dogs but they can also be good assistants in animal based occupational therapy. We had a look at how exactely their support can look like and captured it in our current video report.

Enjoy watching!

Nadine Lormis
Editorial Team REHACARE.com


REHACARE Trade Fair with Congress & Forums
04 - 07 October 2017
Düsseldorf, Germany

Content

How We Roll
Topic of the Month
Video
Newsletter Archive
Newsletter Service
Advertising Opportunities

A different type of occupational therapy – Alpacas as therapy animals

Video

Photo: Two alpacas; Copyright: REHACARE.com
Soft fur, a funny hairstyle and a gentle character: Alpacas are well qualified for working as assistants – for example in animal assisted occupational therapy.
Click here for the video
Click here for more videos in the MediaCentre

Recreation & Culture

Chronic pain: Physical activity affects pain modulation in the elderly

Older adults with higher levels of physical activity have pain modulation patterns that might help lower their risk of developing chronic pain, reports a study in PAIN®, the official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP).
read more
To top

Kim Elena do Calvário Moquenco - That's how she rolls

How we roll

Photo: Kim Elena do Calvário Moquenco; Copyright: private
Whether it is ice skating, modeling or writing a blog – trying out new things and fulfilling herself is especially important for Kim Elena do Calvário Moquenco. Also, she has many ideas for her assignment as German Federal Commissioner for the Disabled. Who are her heroes and what makes her angry about movies portraying people with disabilities, she tells us at REHACARE.com.
Click here for the current interview
Click here for all interviews of "How we roll"
To top

Research & Health

Tailored preventive oral health intervention improves dental health among elderly

A tailored preventive oral health intervention significantly improved the cleanliness of teeth and dentures among elderly home care clients. In addition, functional ability and cognitive function were strongly associated with better oral hygiene, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland.
read more
To top

Aphasia as an invisible companion in education and career

Topic of the Month March

Photo: Leonie Höpfner sitting at her desk at home and working with her laptop; Copyright: private
Communication and language have always been an important part of her career plan. She aspires to have a career in creative writing. After getting diagnosed with aphasia, Leonie Höpfner’s life is suddenly turned upside down. But she is sticking to her plan: after completing an internship, she is now working in the editorial department of REHACARE.com, while also pursuing a master’s degree at the same time. Here is an insight into the life of our editorial journalist.
Click here for the article in the Topic of the Month
Click here for the whole Topic of the Month
To top

Newsletter Service

You like this newsletter? Please recommend us to your colleagues and/or acquaintances sending the link www.REHACARE.de/newsletter_en.

If you have difficulties with your order or want to get in contact with the editorial team, please write an e-mail to redaktion@rehacare.de.
Subscribe to newsletter here

Advertising Opportunities

As an official partner of Messe Düsseldorf, beta-web markets exclusive forms of advertisements to exhibitors of the REHACARE.

You want to be part of the newsletter and reach interested readers with your advertising message? Then contact us at rehacare@beta-web.de or call us: 0049 – 228 9193735.

For more information on our available forms of advertisements, please see our Media Kit.
Click here for the website of beta-web GmbH
Legal disclaimer

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz, Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany

Phone: +49 (0)211 / 4560-01
Fax: +49 (0)211 / 4560-668
www.messe-duesseldorf.de
info@messe-duesseldorf.de

County Court Düsseldorf HRB 63

Board of Managing Directors: Werner M. Dornscheidt (Chairman), Hans Werner Reinhard, Joachim Schäfer, Bernhard Stempfle

Chairman of Supervisory Board: Mayor Thomas Geisel

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn YouTube

If you do not wish to receive our newsletter any more, please click here.