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  1. Gerontological Social Work Supervision

    By Carlton Munson, Ann Burack Weiss, Frances C Brennan

    This unique book clearly depicts a need for supervision in gerontological social work settings and provides a framework for approaching supervision. Grounded in two distinct bodies of literature, social work supervision and gerontological social work, this important book thoroughly examines present...

    Published September 23rd 1991 by Routledge

  2. The Mentally Impaired Elderly

    Strategies and Interventions to Maintain Function

    By Ellen D Taira

    Provide effective support and sensitive care for the most vulnerable segment of the elderly population--those with mental impairment--with the helpful methods and practical strategies outlined in this invaluable new book. Because of the increasing number of older persons with memory impairments,...

    Published August 28th 1991 by Routledge

  3. Evaluation and Treatment of the Psychogeriatric Patient

    By Diane Gibson

    This pertinent book assists occupational therapists and other health care providers in developing up-to-date psychogeriatric programs and understanding details of treating the cognitively impaired elderly. There exists a significant demand for occupational therapy in psychogeriatrics now. As the...

    Published January 23rd 1991 by Routledge

  4. Protecting Judgment-Impaired Adults

    Issues, Interventions, and Policies

    By Edmund F Dejowski

    This thorough book provides valuable information on guardianship and alternative methods for serving judgment-impaired adults. To date, much of contemporary guardianship policy has been developed by “muddling through.” This book explores developments in case law concerning the scope of...

    Published December 17th 1990 by Routledge

  5. Women, Aging, and Ageism

    By Evelyn R Rosenthal

    Here is a unique text that examines the lives of middle-aged and old women. Women, Aging and Ageism, in response to the lack of literature that focuses on aging women, presents timely and definitive research that illustrates the implications of ageism and sexism. This landmark volume challenges...

    Published November 18th 1990 by Routledge

  6. Health Care of the Aged

    Needs, Policies, and Services

    By Abraham Monk

    Focusing on the need for developing new service delivery models for the aged, Health Care of the Aged examines fiscal, political, and social criteria influencing this challenge of the 1990s. The aged are caught in the sweeping changes currently occuring in the financing, organizing, and delivery of...

    Published September 4th 1990 by Routledge

  7. Aging in Place

    The Role of Housing and Social Supports

    By Leon A Pastalan

    In this highly practical volume, the contributing authors explore some of the dimensions associated with aging in place. There are increasing numbers of older Americans who are faced with fundamental changes in their economic circumstances, health, and marital status which have an impact on their...

    Published July 24th 1990 by Routledge

  8. Aging in the Designed Environment

    By Margaret Christenson, Ellen D Taira

    Aging in the Designed Environment is the key sourcebook for physical and occupational therapists developing and implementing environmental designs for the aging. The physical environment remains one of the most overlooked areas in environmental design. In order to move beyond this status quo,...

    Published June 21st 1990 by Routledge

  9. The National Mental Health Association

    Eighty Years of Involvement in the Field of Prevention

    By Robert E Hess

    Here is a unique and important volume that pays tribute to the contributions of the National Mental Health Association to the field of prevention.For more than 80 years, the National Mental Health Association has been a major force in the advancement of the field of prevention. It has pursued an...

    Published October 12th 1989 by Routledge

  10. Adult Day Care

    A Practical Guidebook and Manual

    By Lenore A Tate, Cynthia M Brennan

    Intended for long-term care providers, consumers, and gerontology students, this valuable new guidebook and manual encourages the promotion and enhancement of adult day care as an essential link in long-term care. Since the early 1970s, the number of adult day care centers in the United States has...

    Published June 12th 1989 by Routledge