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Information needs of persons working with the aging

Lucille Whalen

Information needs of persons working with the aging

by Lucille Whalen

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Published by s.n.] in [s.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and older people,
  • Social work with older people -- New York (State) -- Information services.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lucille Whalen.
    SeriesED 122 752
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 leaves. :
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19999974M

    The Role of Religious Belief in the End-of-Life Care of Older Persons (by A. Mark Clarfield, MD,) compassionately shows that we cannot treat older persons near the end of life, and their families, without an understanding of their religious beliefs, and appropriately responding to their needs and concerns in ways that respect those beliefs. the “Marigold Experience” of “outsourcing aging.” Portions of this book were taken or adapted from federal, state and the University of Hawai`i Elder Law Program’s (UHELP) publications and websites. Caution: While this book contains practical and helpful information, it is not intended to serve as a.

    Just as children are not simply tiny adults, the elderly are not simply older versions of young adults. Like children, the elderly require special approaches and an understanding of the physiologic, psychosocial, and physiologic impact of aging. Evaluation of the elderly patient must focus on (1) what the patient can do, relative to what the patient should be able or wishes to do; and (2 Cited by: 1. Meeting his emotional needs can help him avoid depression. Signs that he lacks sufficient support may include difficulty in sleeping, a poor appetite or an inability to concentrate, points out the American Association of Retired Persons 1. Emotional care for a senior should include steps designed to deal with vulnerability, loneliness, boredom.

    Written for both professionals and lay persons working with the development and education of older adults, this book addresses issues of aging, expectations for aged persons, and the means to respond in practical and educationally sound ways to the changing needs of older adults. Area Agency On Aging. Area Agency on Aging is a federally mandated agency in your county or city. Staffed by professionals they know every senior program and service, including available funding sources, in your area. This is also a great starting point to gather information about programs that your elderly parent is eligible for and can use.


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