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  1. 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

  2. Health Care for the Elderly

    Regional Responses for National Policy Issues

    Leading experts in health policy, gerontology, economics, and ethics explore the potential impact of the growing number of elderly on our health care system. They provide valuable information on the continuing debate over national health care policy for the elderly versus a more decentralized....

    Published January 31st 1987 by Routledge

  3. Nursing in Hospice and Terminal Care

    Research and Practice

    By Barbara Petrosino, David M Dush

    A unique volume reflecting the state of the art in hospice nursing, Nursing in Hospice and Terminal Care addresses the special concerns of nurses--the primary professional caregivers in a hospice--in caring for terminally ill patients and in comforting their families. Experts highlight the major...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Routledge

  4. 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

  5. Continuing Care Retirement Communities

    Political, Social, and Financial Issues

    By Ian Morrison, Susana Frisch, Ruth Bennett, Barry Gurland

    Here is the first detailed study of the economic, social, and administrative implications for the establishment of continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs). Leaders in the field of optional living arrangements for the elderly examine models of continuing care retirement communities throughout...

    Published December 31st 1985 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. Marketing Long-Term and Senior Care Services

    By William Winston

    Here is detailed, practical advice for the administrator or practitioner of long-term and senior care services. Experts offer effective techniques for increasing the visibility and scope of those services through modern marketing practices....

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  8. Retirement Communities

    An American Original

    By Michael E Hunt, Allan G Feldt, Robert W Marans, Kathleen L Vakalo, Leon A Pastalan

    This insightful book focuses on state-of-the-art retirement communities in the United States today. Experts from the fields of urban planning, architecture, and aging present in-depth profiles of a variety of retirement communities. The changing function and character of retirement communities--...

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  9. Community-Based Systems of Long-Term Care

    An enlightening review of the successes and failures of several federally funded community-based projects that offered elderly persons an alternative to nursing home care. Policymakers, caregivers, and students of public administration and gerontology must read this valuable book....

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge

  10. Educational Activity Programs for Older Adults

    A 12-Month Idea Guide for Adult Education Instructors and Activity Directors in Gerontology

    By Janice Williams, Janet C Downs

    If you have ever found yourself frustrated by the lack of printed materials for ideas to be used in conducting classes or activities with older adults, look no more! Educational Activity Programs for Older Adults is an innovative guide for planning programs that meet the social, recreational,...

    Published December 31st 1983 by Routledge