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Evaluation and Comparison of Episodic Memory in Elderly People: The Effect of Strategies Education on Memory Reinforcement
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written by Nooshin Mirjahanian, fl. 2016; in Clinical Social Work, No. 2, Vol. 8, 2017, Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 2, Vol. 8, 2017 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2017, originally published 2017)
written by Nooshin Mirjahanian, fl. 2016; in Clinical Social Work, No. 2, Vol. 8, 2017, Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 2, Vol. 8, 2017 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2017, originally published 2017)
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Qigong for Wellbeing in Dementia and Aging
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written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
Qigong is the centuries-old practice of moving vital energy (Qi) through the channels of the body, known as meridians, to promote vitality and health. Stephen Rath details current research and Traditional Chinese Medicine theory to show how Qigong practice can support cognitive functioning, as well as emotional an...
written by Stephen Rath, fl. 2015 and Marcia Rath, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 170 page(s)
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Dementia diagnosis from an ‘insider’s’ perspective
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written by Christine Bryden, 1949-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
Advocating for dementia for 20 years, Christine Bryden has been instrumental in ensuring that people with dementia are included in discussions about the condition and how to manage and think about it. This collection of her hard-hitting and inspiring insider presentations demands 'nothing about us, without us!' an...
written by Christine Bryden, 1949-; in Nothing about Us, WIthout Us!: 20 years of Dementia Advocacy (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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Geriatric Care Management
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presented by Sarah Swords, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Microtraining Associates (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2016), 1 hour
Sarah Swords describes the demographics of the rapidly growing older adult population and focuses on geriatric care management - an exciting and effective way to address the complex needs people face as they age. She outlines the processes of engagement, assessment, and intervention planning using a biopsychosoci...
presented by Sarah Swords, fl. 1980-2017; produced by Microtraining Associates (Alexandria, VA: Microtraining Associates, 2016), 1 hour
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Supporting Identity
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presented by Karrie Marshall; in A Creative Toolkit for Communication in Dementia Care (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
How can carers and relatives support a person's identity, relationships and emotional wellbeing through changes that occur in the later stages of dementia? Drawing on over ten years' experience of working with people with dementia, Karrie Marshall provides a toolkit of tried and tested creative activities to suppo...
presented by Karrie Marshall; in A Creative Toolkit for Communication in Dementia Care (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016)
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Older Adults and Autism Spectrum Conditions: An Introduction and Guide
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written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
The first book to look seriously at the practical issues facing older adults with autism spectrum conditions (ASC), Wenn Lawson's groundbreaking handbook offers support, advice, and sensible ways in which to look at the issues. Informed by current research, interviews with older people diagnosed with ASC and his o...
written by Wenn Lawson, fl. 2015 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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Facilitating Spiritual Reminiscence for Older People with Dementia: A Learning Guide
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written by Elizabeth MacKinlay, 1940- and Corinne Trevitt, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 119 page(s)
Spiritual reminiscence is a way of communicating that acknowledges the person as a spiritual being and seeks to engage the person in a more meaningful and personal way. This practical guide teaches carers how to facilitate engaging and stimulating spiritual reminiscence sessions with older people, and particularly...
written by Elizabeth MacKinlay, 1940- and Corinne Trevitt, fl. 2000 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 119 page(s)
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Baby Boomers of Color
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presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2014), 292 page(s)
Because researchers often treat baby boomers of color as belonging to one group, quality data on the individual status of specific racial populations is lacking, leading to insufficiently designed programs, policies, and services. The absence of data is a testament to the invisibility of baby boomers of color in s...
presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2014), 292 page(s)
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7 Revealing Older Women’s Provisioning Responsibilities
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written by Elaine Porter, fl. 2006; presented by Stephanie Baker Collins, Marge Reitsma-Street, fl. 1989 and Sheila M. Neysmith; in Beyond Caring Labor: To Provisioning Work (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2012, originally published 2012)
Although women have long been members of the labour force, the proportion of domestic, caring, and community work they provide compared to men or the state has yet to decrease substantially. Beyond Caring Labour to Provisioning Work offers a powerful new framework for understanding women's work in a holistic sense...
written by Elaine Porter, fl. 2006; presented by Stephanie Baker Collins, Marge Reitsma-Street, fl. 1989 and Sheila M. Neysmith; in Beyond Caring Labor: To Provisioning Work (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2012, originally published 2012)
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Delivering Home-Based Services
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edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
Service providers are increasingly called upon to serve clients at home, a setting even a seasoned professional can find difficult to negotiate. From monitoring the health of older populations to managing paroled offenders, preventing child abuse, and reunifying families, home-based services require models that en...
edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
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