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  1. Waiting at the Gate

    Creativity and Hope in the Nursing Home

    By Susan L Sandel, David Johnson

    Here is the result of over ten years of hands-on clinical experience by two experts wha have worked with the elderly. The authors explore the contributions of the creative arts therapies, specifically movement and drama therapy, to the individual and communal welfare of residents in nursing homes....

    Published August 27th 1987 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Group Activities for Impaired Adults

    By Elsbeth Martindale, Scott Cabot Willis

    Here is a one-of-a-kind resource for professionals who prepare and lead group activities for impaired older adults. Filling a crucial gap in the field of clinical gerontology, this invaluable guide provides more than 70 stimulating and therapeutic group activities designed specifically for use with...

    Published April 14th 1987 by Routledge

  3. The Elderly Uncooperative Patient

    By T.L. Brink

    An invaluable resource for the mental health professional who must deal with the uncooperative and difficult elderly patient....

    Published March 25th 1987 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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