Ethnicity and the Dementias / Edition 1

Ethnicity and the Dementias / Edition 1

by Gwen Yeo, Dolores Gallagher Thompson

ISBN-10: 1560324376

ISBN-13: 9781560324379

Pub. Date: 08/28/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Older Edition
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5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Risk of Dementia 1. Prevalence of Dementia among Different Ethnic Populations Assessment of Dementia in Diverse Populations 2. Overview of Psychiatric Assessment with Dementia Patients 3. Neurocognitive Assessment of Dementia in African American Elders 4. Assessment of Cognitive Status in Asians 5. Neuropsychological Assessment of Hispanics Elders: Challenges and Psychometric Approaches 6. American Indians, Cognitive Assessment, and Dementia Treatment and Management of Dementia 7. Overview of Treatment Alternatives for Dementing Illnesses Working with Families 8. The Family as the Unit of Assessment and Treatment in Work with Ethnically Diverse Older Adults with Dementia 9. Working with African American Families 10. Working with American Indian Families Working with Asian American Families 11. Asian Indian American 12. Chinese American 13. Filipino Americans 14. Hmong Americans 15. Japanese Americans 16. Korean Americans 17. Vietnamese American Working with Latino/Hispanic American Families 18. Puerto Rican and other Hispanic/Latino American Families 19. Cuban American 20. Mexican American 21. Working with Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Families Community Partnerships for Support of Ethnic Elders and Families 22. Reaching Diverse Caregiving Families through Community Partnerships

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