Dementia and Wandering

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Lecture Overview

6 in 10 people living with dementia will wander at least once, and many will do so repeatedly. In this lecture, professional bioethicist and registered nurse Saima Shaukat Ali discusses potential causes of wandering and how to provide support to someone who is exhibiting this behaviour.


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Saima Shaukat Ali View profile
Saima S. Ali is a master trainer, professional bioethicist and registered nurse with more than 15 years of experience in the Health Industry. She has experience working as a master trainer, technical consultant and global goodwill ambassador. Saima is pursuing research studies at the University of Adelaide to further her capabilities, particularly in education.
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First Published03 September 2023
Updated03 September 2023
03 September 2025
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