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Working With Elderly People

Sue Stevens

Working With Elderly People

by Sue Stevens

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Whurr Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Care of the elderly,
  • Geriatric medicine,
  • Industrial or vocational training,
  • Specific disorders & therapies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12226292M
    ISBN 101897635915
    ISBN 109781897635919

    This book provides an up-to-date and authoritative overview of the development of social work with older people in the UK. The coherent structure draws together the key themes involved in working with older people, and clearly demonstrates how to translate these into real-life practice. Furthermore, the number of older people choosing to remain on the job has been ticking upward since the late s and they now represent the fastest-growing segment in the country’s workforce. By , an estimated one fourth of American workers will be 55 or older, up from 19 percent in

    Book Description. Working with older people has become an increasingly important part of social work education and practice. Whether studying community care, adult services, human growth and development, or social work processes and interventions, this . I especially like working with the elderly and seniors on balance simply because it is a skill that many of us can keep during our adult life. Though there are often many factors involved with decreased balance as we age, a lot of this decline is simply due to our inactivity.

    A growing number of elderly people are working or seeking work, as some failed to plan well or spent their working lives earning paychecks too small to amass much savings. Others suffered. Untitled 1 chapters — updated PM — 0 people liked it The Drinking Elderly 1 chapters — updated PM — 0 people liked it Company.


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People who enjoy working with the elderly may be interested in exploring career options that emphasize providing services to older individuals. We'll explore several of these options, highlighting. By playing and reading with children, the elderly are less likely to suffer loneliness, while the children get more opportunities for one-to-one reading and play time, it adds.

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Ideas about the elderly are often based upon stereotypes and depictions of older adults in the media. Older people are often shown to be helpless, forgetful, slow, have dementia, to be incontinent (unable to hold their bladder), unable to live on their own, and to be unable to engage in physical actuality, research shows that the Author: Kimberly B.

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Older people are the biggest service user group for social workers and an increasing proportion of the population. In this refreshingly positive and practical textbook, Rory Lynch draws on years of practice and teaching experience to show how to achieve best social work practice with older adults.

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This practical and imaginative handbook draws on the long experience of an occupational therapist working with elderly people in day centres. It provides a fund of advice on caring for people who may be frail, have communication difficulties or mobility problems. The social networks of retired people, on the other hand, shrank during the five-year period.

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The Activity Yearbook offers week by week themed activities that can be easily used by all members of the care staff team/5(6). Working with Elderly People: A Care Worker's Handbook Care staff and voluntary workers in day centres and residential homes for elderly people have often expressed a need for a comprehensive, readable book to guide them through their first days and help them cope with any problems that may : Anne Murphy.

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