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  • Counseling Older Peopleby Charlene M. Kampfe

    Wiley 2015; US$ 52.95

    This book provides insight into the primary issues faced by older adults; the services and benefits available to them; and the knowledge base, techniques, and skills necessary to work effectively in a therapeutic relationship. Dr. Kampfe offers empirically and anecdotally based strategies and interventions for dealing with clients? personal concerns... more...

  • Community Resources for Older Adultsby Robbyn R. Wacker; Karen A. Roberto

    SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 87.00

    How have programs for older adults evolved? Who uses these resources? How are they delivered? And what challenges do service providers face in meeting the needs of the aging baby-boom generation? Community Resources for Older Adults: Programs and Services in an Era of Change, Third Edition , answers these and other critical questions by providing... more...

  • Soziale Arbeit für alte Menschenby Christian Zippel; SIbylle Kraus

    Mabuse-Verlag 2014; US$ 25.76

    Angehörige, SozialarbeiterInnen, Case ManagerInnen u.a. sehen sich in der Betreuung alter Menschen einer Vielzahl von Aufgaben gegenüber. Das erfordert umfangreiche Kenntnisse und den schnellen Zugriff auf Gesetzestexte und Adressen. Wann reicht eine Vorsorgevollmacht aus? Wie und wo kann eine Betreuung beantragt werden? Bei welchen Hilfsmitteln besteht... more...

  • Lösungen zum Arbeitsbuch für die zusätzliche Betreuungskraftby Friedhelm Henke

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2015; US$ 4.76

    Diese Lösungen gehören zu dem Werk "Arbeitsbuch für die zusätzliche Betreuungskraft" (ISBN 978-3-17-029743-2), das auf die aktuellen Richtlinien der §§ 87b Abs. 3 und 45b SGB XI zur Betreuungsarbeit in stationären Pflegeeinrichtungen abgestimmt ist. Es beginnt mit dem Basiskurs. Diesem folgen Arbeitshilfen für das Betreuungspraktikum, der... more...

  • The Care of Older Peopleby Mayumi Hayashi

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 99.00

    Across the globe, populations are getting older. Hayashi surveys the development of residential care in Britain and Japan from the 1920s onwards, using regional case studies, and taking into account the influence of traditions and cultural norms. more...

  • Ageing at Homeby Theresa Cluning

    Ausmed Publications 2004; US$ 44.95

    Overview Most older people prefer to live independently, to stay in their own homes, but to do that the often need community support, even if they remain relatively healthy into very old age. In fact it must be a goal for any community to set up cost-effective systems to assist ageing people to continue living in their own homes and to put... more...

  • Handbook of Social Work in Health and Agingby Barbara Berkman

    Oxford University Press 2006; US$ 89.99

    Presents research on social work with older people. This handbook provides knowledge and resources to equip social workers to care for an aging population. more...

  • El género y la reforma del sector saludby Hilary Standing

    Pan American Health Organization 2000; US$ 14.00

    Este libro se revisan los diversos debates y enfoques de los temas relacionados con el género en el contexto de la reestructuración del sector salud de los países en desarrollo a partir de los primeros años del decenio de 1980. Se traza primero la cronología de los distintos enfoques de la reforma del sector salud (RSS), sus vínculos con el contexto... more...

  • Integrating Care for Older Peopleby Christopher Foote; Christine Stanners

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2002; US$ 44.95

    The authors of this book share their practical experience of implementing a multi-agency approach to the support of older people. They show how systems thinking can help with the complexity of developing a model of care that co-ordinates medical, social and community services and offer insight into the effective use of on-going assessment. more...

  • The Aging Networkby Donald E. Gelfand

    Springer Publishing Company 2006; US$ 45.00

    Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI. Reference for professionals on services for the elderly. Focuses on new programs, especially those mandated by the Older Americans Act. Lists federal, state, and local programs that can locate transportation, legal assistance, employment, income maintenance, and volunteer programs. Previous edition: c1993. Softcover,... more...