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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Intergenerational Programs

    Understanding What We Have Created

    By Valerie Kuehne

    Intergenerational Programs: Understanding What We Have Created focuses on research efforts to design, improve, and evaluate activities among younger and older individuals while examining how intergenerational activities impact children, families, and older adult participants. The first single...

    Published February 3rd 2000 by Routledge

  4. Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer's Disease

    A Christian Perspective

    By Elizabeth T Hall, Harold G Koenig

    Clarify your thinking on an issue that can tear families apart!Caring for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s Disease: A Christian Perspective is the touching story of a woman’s daily struggles as a caregiver to her mother who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease. You’ll learn how God’s presence in her life...

    Published January 27th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Social Work in Geriatric Home Health Care

    The Blending of Traditional Practice with Cooperative Strategies

    By Lucille Rosengarten

    Explore how community-based networks can effectively meet the needs and problems of sick, elderly people and their caregivers!Social Work in Geriatric Home Health Care: The Blending of Traditional Practice with Cooperative Strategies explores how social workers, aides, nurses, administrators, and...

    Published November 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  6. Fundamentals of Feminist Gerontology

    By J Dianne Garner

    Explore feminist ideals and advocacy for aging women in health care, home life, work, and retirement! Fundamentals of Feminist Gerontology strives to increase women’s self-esteem and their overall quality of life by encouraging education and by putting a stop to age, sex, and race discrimination....

    Published September 15th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings

    Different National Backgrounds and Similar Responses

    By Frank Glendennina, Paul Kingston

    Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings: Different National Backgrounds and Similar Responses contains insights and examples from other countries where elder abuse and neglect have been recognized as an issue requiring social policy attention. Nursing home employees as well as professionals...

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  8. Working and Caring for the Elderly

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Viola Lechner, Margaret Neal

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1999 by Routledge

  9. Longtime Companions

    Autobiographies of Gay Male Fidelity

    By John Dececco, Phd, Alfred Lees, Ronald Nelson

    Longtime Companions: Autobiographies of Gay Male Fidelity provides a sophisticated alternative to “anything goes” gay literature. Challenging the stereotype that gay men are incapable of lasting and successful relationships, 15 long-term gay couples share slices of their own lives to...

    Published May 5th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Dementia in Close-Up

    By Bere Miesen

    Dementia in Close-Up is a clear and practical guide to dementia and the world of the dementia sufferer.Bere Miesen assumes no medical or specialist knowledge and uses first hand accounts and real-life examples to examiners on patterns of behaviour and responses of sufferers and their carers. He...

    Published November 5th 1998 by Routledge