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  1. 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 21st 1997 by Routledge

  2. 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 18th 1997 by Routledge

  3. 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 31st 1996 by Routledge

  4. 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 25th 1996 by Routledge

  5. 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 18th 1996 by Routledge

  6. 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 10th 1996 by Routledge

  7. 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 7th 1996 by Routledge

  8. 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 6th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Gay and Gray

    The Older Homosexual Man, Second Edition

    By John Dececco, Phd

    In the absence of accurate information, American culture has upheld a distorted view of what it means to be an older gay man. Gay and Gray is the first and only scholarly full-length treatment of older gay men in America today. It breaks the stereotype that older gay men are strange, lonely...

    Published December 21st 1995 by Routledge

  10. Housing Decisions for the Elderly

    To Move or Not to Move

    By Leon A Pastalan

    Because many elderly wish to age in place, they typically give little thought to the future of their housing options. Housing Decisions for the Elderly articulates the relevant issues regarding the diversity and complexity of housing decisions in terms of moving or not moving.To move or not to move...

    Published September 25th 1995 by Routledge