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  1. Clinical Gerontology

    A Guide to Assessment and Intervention

    By T.L. Brink

    Here is a major text in psychogeriatrics for all professionals in the field of aging and mental health. Leading authorities provide valuable insights into assessment and intervention techniques for use with the mentally impaired elderly. Topics include a depression scale for use in later life,...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Routledge

  2. What Do I Do?

    How to Care for, Comfort, and Commune With Your Nursing Home Elder, Revised and Illustrated Edition

    By Katherine Karr, Jess Karr

    Help families of institutionalized elders with this compassionate and practical manual....

    Published December 31st 1984 by Routledge

  3. Innovations in Activities for the Elderly

    Proceedings of the National Association of Activity Professionals Convention

    Concrete directions for programming and reasons for developing and refining such programs....

    Published December 31st 1984 by Routledge

  4. Marketing Long-Term and Senior Care Services

    By William Winston

    Here is detailed, practical advice for the administrator or practitioner of long-term and senior care services. Experts offer effective techniques for increasing the visibility and scope of those services through modern marketing practices....

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  5. The Uses of Reminiscence

    New Ways of Working With Older Adults

    By Mark Kaminsky

    The meaning and value of reminiscence in the lives of elders is beautifully explored....

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  6. Pets and the Elderly

    The Therapeutic Bond

    By Odean Cusack, Elaine Smith

    Here is an excellent “how-to” guide for initiating pet-facilitated therapy programs with the elderly. Pets and the Elderly is a practical book that explains how to implement carefully planned programs in residential and nursing homes and in geriatric and psychiatric hospitals, with pets...

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  7. Aging and Prevention

    New Approaches for Preventing Health and Mental Health Problems in Older Adults

    By Robert E Hess

    Renowned specialists on aging explore the meaning of prevention and provide practical information about programs and services for the elderly. Interesting chapters focus on the prevention of long-term care institutionalization, alternative health delivery systems, informal support networks, and the...

    Published December 31st 1982 by Routledge

  8. A Handbook of Assistive Devices for the Handicapped Elderly

    New Help for Independent Living

    Concise yet comprehensive reference of the latest and most effective assistive devices for handicapped elders....

    Published December 31st 1981 by Routledge

  9. Promoting the Well-Being of the Elderly

    A Community Diagnosis

    By Thomas T H Wan, Barbara G Odell, Michael Lewis, John Lewis

    Understand the components of planning services for the elderly with this comprehensive text....

    Published December 31st 1981 by Routledge