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  1. Psychiatry in the Nursing Home

    2nd Edition

    By D. Peter Birkett

    Get the vital clinical information you need with this comprehensive handbook!In the decade since the first edition of this book, dramatic changes have taken place in the field of geriatric psychiatry. Psychiatry in the Nursing Home, Second Edition, presents timely information on the newest trends...

    Published May 29th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Spiritual Care for Persons with Dementia

    Fundamentals for Pastoral Practice

    By Larry Van De Creek

    Spiritual Care for Persons with Dementia explores spirituality in those with dementia to enrich our understanding of the neurological and psychological aspects of hope, prayer, and the power of belief. You will discover how your ministry is vitally relevant to the clinical well-being and quality of...

    Published April 24th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Aging and Spirituality

    Spiritual Dimensions of Aging Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy

    By David O. Moberg

    Explore the spiritual dimensions of aging through science, theory, and practice!During the later years of life, many people devote energy to a process of spiritual awakening and self-discovery. Yet their family, friends, clergy, and the helping professionals who work with them are not always...

    Published April 17th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Viktor Frankl's Contribution to Spirituality and Aging

    Edited by Melvin A. Kimble

    Use Frankl's insights and techniques to improve life for your aging clients or parishioners. Viktor Frankl, a holocaust survivor who experienced firsthand the horrors of Auschwitz, saw man as “a being who continuously decides what he is: a being who equally harbors the potential to descend to...

    Published April 6th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Preparing Participants for Intergenerational Interaction

    Training for Success

    By Melissa Hawkins, Kenneth Backman, Francis A Mcguire

    Preparing Participants for Intergenerational Interaction: Training for Success examines established intergenerational programs and provides the training methods necessary for activity directors or practitioners to start a similar program. This book contains exercises that will help you train...

    Published April 5th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Aging and Developmental Disability

    Current Research, Programming, and Practice Implications

    By Joy Hammel, Susan Nochajski

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 28th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Full Circle

    Spiritual Therapy for the Elderly

    By Kevin Kirkland, Howard Mc Ilveen

    When you read Full Circle: Spiritual Therapy for the Elderly, you’ll discover a brand new therapeutic approach—spiritual therapy—to treating elderly patients with cognitive disorders. This handy guide will assist you in starting your own renowned spiritually therapeutic program...

    Published November 6th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Self-Neglect

    Challenges for Helping Professionals

    By James G O'Brien

    Understand the complex ethical, legal, medical, and psychological issues of the most common form of elder abuse!Self-Neglect examines the social, ethical, medical, and practical implications of the most prevalent form of elder abuse. It can be difficult to diagnose and treat, and it poses ethical...

    Published June 13th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Aging in Place

    Designing, Adapting, and Enhancing the Home Environment

    By Ellen D Taira, Jodi Carlson

    Provide a comfortable living environment for the aging!Aging in Place: Designing, Adapting, and Enhancing the Home Environment gives you a complete examination of current trends in adaptive home designs for older adults. As a therapist, designer, architect, builder, home planner, social worker,...

    Published April 26th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Caregiving¿Leisure and Aging

    By M Jean Keller

    Create programs that make good use of the leisure time of the elderly, and of those who care for them!Caregiving is a vital issue in today's rapidly aging society. Each year, a greater number of elderly people find themselves in need of care, and at the same time, more elderly adults than ever are...

    Published March 22nd 2000 by Routledge