Nursing and Family Caregiving: Social Support and Nonsupport

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"

Designated a Doody's Core Title!

[T]his text is a truly amazing microanalytic compendium of social support strategies in different family configurations, in different context and ethnic groups, and filling different types of needs.

--From the Foreword by Janice M. Morse, RN, PhD, FAAN

University of Utah

This book serves as an authoritative reference for health care practitioners and researchers concerned with mobilizing support for individuals caring for a disabled adult or child family member. The authors integrate numerous types of research to provide a comprehensive compendium of best practices for social support within vulnerable populations. This book provides a wealth of insight into the experience of family caregivers and describes the importance of support.

Nurses, practitioners, researchers, and professionals will find this book useful, as they provide care to patients, plan programs, or develop policies intended to assist family caregivers. Armed with this essential knowledge of the best methodological approaches to family caregiving, readers will have both the insight and tools to optimize caregiving across the range of hospices, treatment facilities, and home care.

Key Highlights:

Information on supportive interactions, reciprocity, and the obligations of social support
Illustrative examples of the supportive and nonsupportive interactions that real-life men and women caregivers have experienced
Discussions of social support from the informal social networks of kin and friends
Information on social support within minority populations, including the elderly, children, and immigrants

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780826111296
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/24/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 284
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Margaret J. Harrison, PhD, is a Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta, where she taught family theory and research and community health nursing. She was the recipient of a Medical Research Council Health Scholar Award. Her research addresses families with children and family caregivers. She has collaborated for over 20 years with Dr. Neufeld on studies that address social support for family caregivers. In addition, her research examined mother and father interactions with infants and toddlers, including an intervention study with fathers of infants. She has published research and methodological articles in journals such as Research in Nursing & Health, Qualitative Health Research, Health Care for Women International, Public Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing and Canadian Journal of Nursing Research.

Anne Neufeld RN, PhD is a Professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. She teaches in public health nursing, aging and nursing research. Her research focuses on family caregiving and social support and nonsupport for women and men family caregivers, support for family caregivers of seniors with chronic conditions, immigrant women caregiver's experience of support and multicultural meanings of social support among immigrants and refugees. She has published research and methodological articles in journals such as the Canadian Journal on Aging, Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Family Nursing, Public Health Nursing, and Qualitative Health Research. Based on a shared background in public health nursing and a common interest in social support, she and Dr. Harrison have collaborated for over 20 years on a program of research addressing social support among family caregivers. Their exploration of support in diverse family caregiving situations has been facilitated by their focus on different populations in nursing; Dr. Neufeld's focus is older adults and Dr. Harrison's focus is families with infants and toddlers.

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Table of Contents

PART ONE FAMILY CAREGIVING AND SUPPORTIVE AND NONSUPPORTIVE INTERACTIONS
1. Caregiving And Social Support
2. Supportive Interactions, Reciprocity And Obligation
3. Nonsupportive Interactions in Varied Caregiving Situations
4. Mobilizing Support from Family and Friends
5. Mobilizing Support from Professional Sources
6. Social Support and Caregiving in the Context of Migration
7. Becoming an Advocate in Response to Nonsupportive Interactions
8. A Guide to Support Facilitation
PART TWO METHODOLOGICAL APPROACHES: LESSONS LEARNED
Introduction to Part 2 Methodological Approaches: Lessons Learned
9. Data Generation: Interactive Use of Genograms and Ecomaps
10. Using a Card Sort Technique in Data Generation
11. Facilitating Participation of a Vulnerable Group: Immigrant Women
Conclusion
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