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Title Gerontological social work practice : issues, challenges, and potential / Enid Opal Cox, Elizabeth S. Kelchner, Rosemary Chapin, editors
Published New York : Haworth Social Work Practice Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 204 pages) : illustrations
Series Journal of gerontological social work, 0163-4372 ; volume 36, number 3/4
Journal of gerontological social work ; v. 36, no. 3/4
Contents Preface / Enid Opal Cox -- Towards a New Era in Aging and Social Work / Jeanette C. Takamura -- Multiculturalism, Social Policy and the New Aging / Fernando Torres-Gil and Karra Bikson Moga -- Gerontological Social Work Practice: A Canadian Perspective / Lilian M. Wells and Laura E. Taylor -- Challenges and Issues Under Long-Term Care Insurance for the Elderly in Japan / Miyuki Inaba -- Gerontological Social Work Research: Current Status and Future Directions / Nancy Morrow-Howell and Denise Burnette -- Demographics and Reality: The "Disconnect" in Social Work Education / Anita L. Rosen and Joan Levy Zlotnik -- Mental Health Services Policy and the Aging / Brian Kaskie and Carroll L. Estes -- Social Work with Older Adults in Health Care and Residential Settings in the New Millennium: A Return to the Past / Elizabeth S. Kelchner -- Challenges in Elder Mistreatment Programs and Policy / Paulette St. James -- Gerontological Social Work with Older African American Adults / Marvella E. Ford and Bonnie Hatchett -- Older Workers' Issues and Social Work Practice / Alberta Dooley -- Changing the Paradigm: Strengths-Based and Empowerment-Oriented Social Work with Frail Elders / Rosemary Chapin and Enid Opal Cox -- Death and Dying and the Social Work Role / Katharine R. Hobart
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Social work with older people -- United States.
Social Work.
Health Services for the Aged.
Form Electronic book
Author Chapin, Rosemary Kennedy.
Cox, Enid Opal, 1941-
Kelchner, Elizabeth S.
ISBN 078901940X (hard ; alk. paper)
0789019418 (paperback; alk. paper)
1317787757 (electronic bk.)
9780789019400 (hard ; alk. paper)
9780789019417 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781317787754 (electronic bk.)