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  1. Physical Environments and Aging

    Critical Contributions of M. Powell Lawton to Theory and Practice

    By Paul Windley, Rick Scheidt

    A tribute and guide to M. Powell Lawton's groundbreaking work! Dr. M. Powell Lawton, who died in January 2001, was arguably the most significant thinker, researcher, and practitioner in environment-behavior studies within the field of gerontology. The authors of Physical Environments and Aging...

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Emerging Trends in Psychological Practice in Long-Term Care

    By Margaret Norris, Victor Molinari, Suzann Ogland-Hand

    Update your knowledge of mental health services delivery in long-term care settings! Authored by experts in the field of psychology practice in long-term care (LTC), this valuable book is designed to update psychologists and educators on developments in the evolving field of geriatric mental...

    Published May 19th 2003 by Routledge

  3. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs

    Utilization, Satisfaction, and Development

    By Rhonda J.V. Montgomery

    Explore new frontiers in Alzheimer's support systems! When Congress authorized the Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration Grants to States program in 1990, no one knew how effective the program would prove to be. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs provides you with results of the first...

    Published March 6th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Health Expectations for Older Women

    International Perspectives

    By Sarah B. Laditka

    Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women!This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and “active life expectancy”--the number of years that women can expect to live free from major disability--in developed and...

    Published November 17th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Long-Term Care in the 21st Century

    Perspectives from Around the Asia-Pacific Rim

    By Iris Chi

    Who pays for long-term care? Discover the unique approaches of seven countries around the Pacific Rim!Long-Term Care in the Twenty-First Century discusses policies and programs for long-term care in seven countries around the Asia-Pacific Rim: the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, Singapore,...

    Published September 19th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Midlife and Aging in Gay America

    Proceedings of the SAGE Conference 2000

    By Douglas Kimmel, Dawn Lundy Martin

    How is the pre-Stonewall generation aging? What can the Stonewall generation expect?Combining personal experience and original research, this fascinating collection explores the practical and psychological issues of aging for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals. Midlife and Aging in...

    Published May 22nd 2002 by Routledge

  7. Issues in Global Aging

    By Frederick L Ahearn Jr

    Gain a new perspective on the international implications of our aging population!This comprehensive book examines a broad array of international concerns in gerontology. Issues in Global Aging addresses the implications of the rapid growth in elderly populations in both the Third World and...

    Published March 19th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Complementary Therapies in Geriatric Practice

    Selected Topics

    Edited by Ann Burkhardt, Jodi Carlson

    Use these techniques to promote the wellness of your elderly clients!This book explores current trends in alternative therapy and geriatric rehabilitation and the use of complementary and alternative medical (CAM) techniques in physical and occupational treatment sessions with older adults....

    Published February 14th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Assisted Living

    Sobering Realities

    By Benyamin Schwarz

    Learn how to make elder housing more homelike!Taking an incisive look at assisted living for the elderly, Assisted Living: Sobering Realities is an important book for the professionals who work with aging Americans and their families. This vital book provides a multidisciplinary overview of the...

    Published November 25th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Religion and Aging

    An Anthology of the Poppele Papers

    By Derrell R. Watkins

    Find solace and wise counsel in these classics of spiritual gerontology!In these days, when so many people live beyond the Biblical threescore and ten, the spiritual questing and questioning of the aged demands a meaningful response from clergy, family members, and nursing home staff. The essays...

    Published October 28th 2001 by Routledge