Social Work and Health Care in an Aging Society: Education, Policy, Practice, and Research / Edition 1

Social Work and Health Care in an Aging Society: Education, Policy, Practice, and Research / Edition 1

by Barbara Berkman

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Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
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6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction, B.Berkman & L.K. Harootyan
  2. Late-Life Depression in Long-Term Care: Social Work Opportunities to Prevent, Educate, and Alleviate, M.E. Adamek
  3. Older Adults with Dementia: Community-Based Long-Term Care Alternatives, J. Semke
  4. The Older Patient at Home: Social Work Services and Home Health Care, J.S. Lee & I.A. Gutheil
  5. Gerontological Social Work and Case Management, M.J. Naleppa
  6. Self-Health Care by Urban, African American Elders, D. Burnette & S-Y Kang
  7. Physical Health and Economic Well-Being of Older African-American Women: Toward Strategies of Empowerment, L.A. Chadiha & P. Adams
  8. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, N.P. Kropf & S. Wilks
  9. Aging Persons with Developmental Disabilities and Their Caregivers, P.McCallion & S.R. Kolomer
  10. Strains and Gains of Grandmothers Raising Grandchildren in the HIV Pandemic, C.C.Poindexter & N.C. Boyer
  11. Elder Mistreatment and the Role of Social Work, G.J. Paveza & C. VandeWeerd
  12. Standardized Geriatric Assessment in Social Work Practice with Older Adults, S.M. Geron & F. C. Little
  13. Cultural Considerations in Health Care and Quality of Life, P. Maramaldi & M. Guevara
  14. Centrality of Social Ties to the Health and Well-Being of Older Adults, J. Lubben & M. Gironda
  15. Home and Community-Based Long Term Care Policies and Programs: The Crucial Role for Social Work Practitioners and Researchers in Evaluation, S.A. Robert
  16. Social Work in Aging and Health Care: Meeting the Challenges of Practice in the 21st Cenrury, D.S. Gardner & B.D. Zodikoff

  17. Appendix

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