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  1. Gay Men at Midlife

    Age Before Beauty

    By John Dececco, Phd, Alan L Ellis

    “Those of us in our forties and fifties came of age in the 1960s and 1970s--a time when the available commentary on gay life was anything but supportive. Until 1973, homosexuality was a diagnosable mental illness.” --from the Introduction by Alan L. EllisToday, that literary blindness...

    Published February 12th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Diverse Families, Competent Families

    Innovations in Research and Preventive Intervention Practice

    By Janet F. Gillespie, Judy Primavera

    Are you prepared to deliver effective services to a wide range of families and family situations?Diverse Families, Competent Families provides human service professionals with a portrait of the real lives and practical challenges of our nation's families as they face a new millennium. It...

    Published February 6th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Home Truths About Domestic Violence

    Feminist Influences on Policy and Practice - A Reader

    Edited by Jalna Hanmer, Catherine Itzin

    While men's violence to women is an everyday culturally supported activity, this reader demonstrates: that men's violence can be curtailed and that women and children can be assisted effectively; that state policies and provision can be improved; and that women can actively participate in the...

    Published February 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Too Ill to Talk?

    User Involvement in Palliative Care

    By Penny Rhodes, Neil Small

    User involvement has become an important part of health policy initiatives during the last decade, but how realistic is the concept and do all users want to be involved? This book brings the voices of people with serious illness, and those caring for them, into debate about how far health and...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Working More Creatively With Groups

    2nd Edition

    By Jarlath Benson

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Health Care in the Black Community

    Empowerment, Knowledge, Skills, and Collectivism

    By Sadye Logan, Edith M. Freeman

    Empower patients with culture-specific strategies for promoting health, treating disease, and preventing violence!Current reports show that Black Americans have the highest death rate of all racial and ethnic groups. They suffer disproportionately from a number of fatal diseases, including...

    Published November 27th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Transfer of Learning in Professional and Vocational Education

    Handbook for Social Work Trainers

    Edited by Viviene E Cree, Cathlin Macaulay

    Combining an accessible presentation of the underlying theory of transfer of learning which explains how to put theory into practice, this is a text which is relevant to 'teaching for transfer' in any professional or vocational context. The first part of the book looks at:* what transfer of...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Grandparents as Carers of Children with Disabilities

    Facing the Challenges

    By Phillip Mccallion, Matthew Janicki

    Older adults caring for developmentally disabled children have special needs. Are you and your agency doing all you can to help?Grandparents as Carers of Children with Disabilities: Facing the Challenges provides the first comprehensive picture of grandparents caring for children with...

    Published November 20th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Advancing Aging Policy as the 21st Century Begins

    By Francis G Caro, Jill Norton, Robert Morris *Deceased*

    By the end of the current decade, many baby boomers will be senior citizens. What policies should we enact to prepare for an aging society?In the coming decade, we have a unique opportunity to create new and better aging policies. This collection of twenty essays by prominent educators,...

    Published November 17th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Behavioral Social Work in Health Care Settings

    By Gary Rosenberg, Andrew Weissman

    An essential resource for social work professionals!As the focus of the health care industry shifts from predominantly hospital-based care to out-patient managed care, social workers must adapt to a new environment. Owing to changes driven by major advances in medical care knowledge, technology,...

    Published October 26th 2000 by Routledge