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  1. Ethnicity and Gerontological Social Work

    By Rose Dobrof

    Ethnicity and Gerontological Social Work presents a compassionate and illuminating update on ethnicity in this area of social work. This fine book looks at such topics as the relationship between white aged clients and non-white paraprofessional workers, minority elder maltreatment, the utilization...

    Published March 15th 1987 by Routledge

  2. Suffering

    Psychological and Social Aspects in Loss, Grief, and Care

    Learn to help others understand, cope with, and even overcome emotional and physical suffering. Suffering: Psychological and Social Aspects in Loss, Grief, and Care is a unique and insightful volume of observations, anecdotes, and case studies about suffering. In this important book, doctors,...

    Published October 13th 1986 by Routledge

  3. Therapeutic Activities With the Impaired Elderly

    This highly practical volume presents valuable insights for all professionals who provide activities for the impaired elderly. It will serve as a helpful resource for both those who work directly with the aged in institutional settings, as well for those who train activities counselors.Therapeutic...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Routledge

  4. Therapeutic Interventions for the Person With Dementia

    By Ellen D Taira

    This pioneering volume taps the resources and skills of top rehabilitation professionals and applies them to the person with Alzheimer’s disease and other related dementias....

    Published December 31st 1985 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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