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  1. 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 26th 2000 by Routledge

  2. 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 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. 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 14th 1999 by Routledge

  4. 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 9th 1999 by Routledge

  5. 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 May 31st 1999 by Routledge

  6. 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 4th 1999 by Routledge

  7. 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 4th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Dignity and Old Age

    By Rose Dobrof, Robert Disch, Harry R Moody

    Open up Dignity and Old Age, and you’ll find a wealth of thoughtful suggestions for how you and others can gain more respect and admiration for your relatives, neighbors, and patients who are in the latter stages of life. You’ll examine the word “dignity” as it relates to the world’s...

    Published August 9th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Television in the Nursing Home

    A Case Study of the Media Consumption Routines and Strategies of Nursing Home Residents

    By Wendy J Hajjar

    Television in the Nursing Home: A Case Study of the Media Consumption Routines and Strategies of Nursing Home Residents is a three-stage ethnographic study of media use by the elderly in long-term care facilities. This research concludes that watching television is the most prevalent and pervasive...

    Published June 21st 1998 by Routledge

  10. Mental Health Practice in Geriatric Health Care Settings

    By T.L. Brink, Peter A Lichtenberg

    Mental Health Practice in Geriatric Health Care Settings emphasizes the major research and clinical findings realized in five years of research on mental health issues in older urban medical patients, many of whom represent minority groups. Chapters cover the high comorbidity of health and mental...

    Published December 28th 1997 by Routledge