Communication Disability and the Psychiatry of Old Age

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Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
List of Contributors
Ch. 1 Population, health care issues and the context of care 1
Ch. 2 Psychogeriatric assessment and management 14
Ch. 3 Language, cognition and communication in the older mentally infirm 37
Ch. 4 Issues in service provision: a management perspective 80
Ch. 5 The team approach to working with the elderly mentally ill 100
Ch. 6 A survey of service provision to the cognitively impaired elderly in the USA 122
Ch. 7 Service delivery in the UK 144
Ch. 8 Working in the community - care and legislation 160
Ch. 9 Language, cognition and communication assessment of older people with psychiatric disorders 182
Ch. 10 Multi-infarct dementia - a special case for treatment? 206
Ch. 11 Management approaches involving carers 221
Ch. 12 Analysis of current service provision and service audit 243
Ch. 13 Future directions 258
Appendices 270
App. 1 Suggested format for statistical recording of clinical services 270
App. 2 Lack of consent form for a legal guardian of a client 271
App. 3 Lack of consent form for a representative of a client 272
App. 4 List of addresses of voluntary organisations 273
App. 5 Questionnaires for staff in residential care settings 274
App. 6 Extended SCCD care aims 278
App. 7 Elderly\acquired neurological disorders 281
App. 8 Patient-centred procedures 286
App. 9 Goal setting 287
App. 10 Outcome measure 288
References 290
Author Index 319
Subject Index 329
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