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  1. 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 15th 2002 by Routledge

  2. 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 26th 2001 by Routledge

  3. 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 29th 2001 by Routledge

  4. 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 3rd 2001 by Routledge

  5. 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 12th 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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 12th 2001 by Routledge

  7. 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 12th 2001 by Routledge

  8. 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 8th 2001 by Routledge

  9. 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 17th 2001 by Routledge

  10. 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 5th 2001 by Routledge