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The Resource The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community, Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsam, editors

The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community, Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsam, editors

Label
The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community
Title
The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community
Statement of responsibility
Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsam, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book describes clinical competencies, specific challenges, and applications in providing services to the elderly and their caregivers. It addresses the training needs of mental health care providers serving the aging population, offering holistic and integrated models of care after presenting an in-depth explanation of the brain, body, social, and emotional changes across aging that can trigger psychological disorders. A comprehensive book written by experienced practitioners, this single-volume work describes clinical competencies, specific challenges, and applications in providing services to the elderly and their caregivers. *Includes therapeutic interventions and addresses critical elements including diversity, poverty, disability, and the law and ethics of elder care *Features case studies that clearly illustrate expressive arts, animal-assisted therapy, couple's counseling, family therapy, and evidence-based treatments *Ideally suited to students, psychologists, counselors, therapists, and health professionals who work with, or aim to practice with, elderly people and their families *Enables interns in their early years of practice to ensure that their services are appropriate, client centered, client driven, and evidence-based
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
RC451.4.A5
LC item number
P73 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maller, Doreen,
  • Langsam, Kathy,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Older people
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Older people
Label
The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community, Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsam, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gerardo Rodriguez-Menendz
  • Animal-assisted therapy and the elderly
  • Martha McNiel
  • The impact of physical challenges on the mental health of the aging population
  • Caroline D. Bergeron and Matthew Lee Smith
  • Dance/movement therapy with elders : dance for health and healing
  • Bonnie Bernstein
  • Diversity in the aging community
  • Tamara A. Baker, Darlingtina K. Atakere, Jacquelyn A. Minahan, Araba A. Kuofie, and Thomas Dirth
  • Moving toward connection : using creative arts approaches to enchance the well-being of elders
  • Introduction : ensuring dignified support of the mental health in an aging population
  • Vivien Marcow Speiser
  • LGBTQ seniors and mental health : providing compassionate care to age with dignity
  • Scott Valentine
  • Invisible and overlooked : substance use disorders in aging adults
  • Annie Fahy
  • Supporting our elders on their sexual journey
  • Melissa Fritchle
  • Dignity and companionship at the end-of-life : two contemplations on hope, fear, and human flourishing
  • John Eric Baugher
  • Culture-centered hospice care : welcoming our African American elders home
  • Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsom
  • Denise Boston
  • Aging and the law : the legal aspects of aging and care provision
  • Pamela Zimba
  • Supervision : competencies and special issues
  • Kathy Langsam
  • Aging & the therapist
  • Doreen Maller -- Adjusting to illness : a couple's story
  • Alexander Kennedy
  • A life in review : Sylvia's journey
  • Kathy Langsom
  • The aging brain : new frontiers in neuroscience and medicine
Control code
995243737
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 276 pages
Isbn
9781440853340
Lccn
2017032316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)995243737
Label
The Praeger handbook of mental health and the aging community, Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsam, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gerardo Rodriguez-Menendz
  • Animal-assisted therapy and the elderly
  • Martha McNiel
  • The impact of physical challenges on the mental health of the aging population
  • Caroline D. Bergeron and Matthew Lee Smith
  • Dance/movement therapy with elders : dance for health and healing
  • Bonnie Bernstein
  • Diversity in the aging community
  • Tamara A. Baker, Darlingtina K. Atakere, Jacquelyn A. Minahan, Araba A. Kuofie, and Thomas Dirth
  • Moving toward connection : using creative arts approaches to enchance the well-being of elders
  • Introduction : ensuring dignified support of the mental health in an aging population
  • Vivien Marcow Speiser
  • LGBTQ seniors and mental health : providing compassionate care to age with dignity
  • Scott Valentine
  • Invisible and overlooked : substance use disorders in aging adults
  • Annie Fahy
  • Supporting our elders on their sexual journey
  • Melissa Fritchle
  • Dignity and companionship at the end-of-life : two contemplations on hope, fear, and human flourishing
  • John Eric Baugher
  • Culture-centered hospice care : welcoming our African American elders home
  • Doreen Maller and Kathy Langsom
  • Denise Boston
  • Aging and the law : the legal aspects of aging and care provision
  • Pamela Zimba
  • Supervision : competencies and special issues
  • Kathy Langsam
  • Aging & the therapist
  • Doreen Maller -- Adjusting to illness : a couple's story
  • Alexander Kennedy
  • A life in review : Sylvia's journey
  • Kathy Langsom
  • The aging brain : new frontiers in neuroscience and medicine
Control code
995243737
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 276 pages
Isbn
9781440853340
Lccn
2017032316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)995243737

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