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  1. Exercise Programming for Older Adults

    By Janie Clark

    The exercise programming guidelines provided in this book focus on functional fitness training and safety and demonstrate how physical activities supervised by activities personnel can strongly benefit participants’quality of life. Exercise Programming for Older Adults guarantees that...

    Published October 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Therapeutic Interventions with Ethnic Elders

    Health and Social Issues

    Edited by Sara Aleman, Tanya Fitzpatrick, Thanh V Tran, Elizabeth Gonzalez

    Provide effective services to ethnic elders with culturally competent training!Therapeutic Interventions with Ethnic Elders: Health and Social Issues provides culture-specific information to health and social work professionals. You will explore distinctive qualities that are found in ten different...

    Published June 11th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Housing Choices and Well-Being of Older Adults

    Proper Fit

    By Leon A Pastalan, Benyamin Schwarz

    Make housing for the elderly comfortable, efficient, and appropriate to their special needs!Today people are living longer lives than ever before, and elderly people need to live in settings that reflect their individual capabilities. They need safe and appropriate homes, appliances, and...

    Published June 11th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Latino Elders and the Twenty-First Century

    Issues and Challenges for Culturally Competent Research and Practice

    By Melvin Delgado

    Latino Elders and the Twenty-First Century: Issues and Challenges for Culturally Competent Research and Practice will help social workers, researchers, and organizations identify and analyze ways of meeting the demands of the increasing number of elderly Latinos. Working from conceptual frameworks,...

    Published June 11th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Intergenerational Approaches in Aging

    Implications for Education, Policy, and Practice

    By Robert Disch, Kevin Brabazon

    In Intergenerational Approaches in Aging: Implications for Education, Policy, and Practice, leading practitioners and academics from a variety of disciplines come together to discuss theoretical issues, current practice, and future directions for this rapidly developing field. The authors address...

    Published June 7th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Aging and Spirituality

    Spiritual Dimensions of Aging Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy

    By David O. Moberg

    Explore the spiritual dimensions of aging through science, theory, and practice!During the later years of life, many people devote energy to a process of spiritual awakening and self-discovery. Yet their family, friends, clergy, and the helping professionals who work with them are not always...

    Published April 16th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Preparing Participants for Intergenerational Interaction

    Training for Success

    By Melissa Hawkins, Kenneth Backman, Francis A Mcguire

    Preparing Participants for Intergenerational Interaction: Training for Success examines established intergenerational programs and provides the training methods necessary for activity directors or practitioners to start a similar program. This book contains exercises that will help you train...

    Published April 4th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Women as They Age, Second Edition

    By Susan O Mercer, J Dianne Garner

    Explore the needs of older women and ways to provide for them!Written by women, about women, and for women, Women As They Age, Second Edition highlights the realities of being an aging woman in a youth-oriented, male-dominated society, in which socioeconomic and gender stratification are the...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Routledge

  9. 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 11th 2001 by Routledge

  10. 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 29th 2000 by Routledge