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  1. Adventures in Senior Living

    Learning How to Make Retirement Meaningful and Enjoyable

    By Harold G Koenig, J Lawrence Driskill

    If retirement is approaching or you've recently retired, Adventures in Senior Living can help you prepare for the opportunities, needs, problems, and challenges that retirement often brings. Through 31 lively and interesting interviews, you learn how other people have found positive and rewarding...

    Published August 19th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Antivirals in the Elderly

    By James W Cooper

    A guide to diagnosis and treatment of viral diseases in geriatric patients, Antivirals in the Elderly offers health care providers a quick reference to special consideration for the most appropriate use of antiviral medications in the elderly. Authors present timely and updated information to help...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Older Adults With Developmental Disabilities and Leisure

    Issues, Policy, and Practice

    By Ted Tedrick

    If you work with older adults who are developmentally disabled and are seeking ways to incorporate exercise, arts activities, and other activities into your program, this is the book for you! Older Adults With Developmental Disabilities and Leisure will help you improve your ability to instruct...

    Published February 20th 1997 by Routledge

  4. How to Get Families More Involved in the Nursing Home

    Four Programs That Work and Why

    By Tammy La Brake

    Health care providers and social workers at nursing homes may feel they have little time to design programs for the family members of their residents, yet you will learn in How to Get Families More Involved in the Nursing Home that the benefits of such programs are immense and the time investment...

    Published February 17th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Quality of Life in Long-Term Care

    By Gary Rosenberg, Dorothy Coons, Nancy L Mace

    Quality of Life in Long-Term Care provides long-term care professionals and persons responsible for training staff at long-term care facilities with guidelines for developing a quality of life that enables elderly persons, even those physically or mentally challenged, to achieve life satisfaction...

    Published July 30th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Residential Care Services for the Elderly

    Business Guide for Home-Based Eldercare

    By Doris K Williams

    As the elderly population continues to increase, the need for suitable housing will continue to rise as well. This handbook is designed to help individuals and families determine the feasibility of starting a small home business providing residential home services for one or more elderly persons....

    Published June 24th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Public Policy and the Old Age Revolution in Japan

    By Scott Bass, Masato Oka, Jill Norton, Robert Morris *Deceased*

    Thirty years ago, when compared to the U.S., England, France, and Sweden, Japan had the lowest life expectancy for males and females. Today, Japan has the highest life expectancy and is the world’s most rapidly aging society. Public Policy and the Old Age Revolution in Japan captures the vitality...

    Published June 17th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Volunteerism in Geriatric Settings

    By Vera R Jackson

    Volunteerism in Geriatric Settings is an instructional tool for activity directors and others interested in successful volunteer program management. It examines three dimensions of volunteerism: the distinctive dynamics of the volunteer program within the geriatric setting; the behaviors and...

    Published May 9th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Drama Activities With Older Adults

    A Handbook for Leaders

    By Anne Thurman, Carol Ann Piggins

    Lead older adults in creative drama activities. This practical handbook provides step-by-step instructions for conducting over 50 introductory activities to stimulate the senses, awaken the imagination, activate body movement, encourage interaction, and stimulate verbal communication with the...

    Published March 6th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Creative Arts With Older People

    By Janice Mcmurray

    With this insightful and intelligent book, professionals can help institutionalized older adults express themselves creatively. One of only a few books on expressive arts for older people, this unique, new volume is ideal for professionals who provide art activities for residents in adult homes and...

    Published March 5th 1996 by Routledge