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Work With Older People

Challenges and Opportunities

by Irene Gutheil

  • 317 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Fordham University Press .
Written in English

  • Care of the elderly,
  • Elderly,
  • United States,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Sociology,
  • Aging - General,
  • General,
  • Social work with older people

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8118896M
    ISBN 100823215075
    ISBN 109780823215072

    standardised, holistic and personalised assessment of older people for use in primary care. Over the last 25 years it’s use has been validated in over 30 countries (). The following case studies describe how the EasyCare method could be used to transform older people’s care in poor, middle income and rich countries. Uganda.   To respect older people, start by being courteous, thoughtful, and patient whenever you interact with them. Unless they ask you otherwise, address them as “Sir” or “Ma’am” to show that you respect them. If you see an older person having difficulties, do your best to help them out%().

    Counseling Older People opportunities and challenges The purpose of this book is to provide practical, anecdotal, and research-based information and perspectives to counselors who wish to work with the older population. Personal experiences, case studies, practical suggestions, and various exercises and activities are included. “Old people have wisdom but not energy; young people have energy but not wisdom; energy and wisdom must be in the same body to create a much better civilisation! To do this, we will either give energy to the old or we will give wisdom to the young and for now the latter seems a more plausible action!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan.

      Think Again If You Plan To Work Longer. the advice to older people has been to make up for inadequate retirement wealth by working longer. Author: Teresa Ghilarducci. While many people think of older adults as retirees, the truth is millions of Americans aged 55+ work full or part-time jobs every day. The reasons they work are varied, but for many it’s a matter of necessity to remain financially secure and independent. Others work to stay active and engaged in their communities.

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Older people tend to be stereotyped as a uniform group with total disregard for individuality (National Council for Ageing and Older People ).

Much has been written about the importance of person-centered care, older people and quality of life (Packer ; McCormack ; Nolan et al ).Cited by: Lymbery, M. The history and development of social work.

In Social work with older people: Context, policy and practice (pp. London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: /n3. Lymbery, Mark. "The History and Development of Social Work.".

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.

Moreover, because the book is a thought-provoking overview of the current features, demands and challenges for social work with older people in England, it would benefit national and international educators and professionals who would like to gain a better understanding of this field.

As the authors state, there are not many books written Author: Henglien Lisa Chen. Contributions to the book focus on patterns of migration: older migrants, migrating families and migrant carers.

Facilitating and supporting social solidarity both locally and internationally requires social workers to understand the different contexts for elderly social work both within their own country, and internationally.

Chip’s insights led to this book, Wisdom @ Work and to founding his most recent creation, the Modern Elder Academy (MEA) to give people a space to put the tools to work. Based in gorgeous Pescadero, Baja Mexico, MEA it is a facilitated program to discover the joy and promise in the next phase of life/5(70).

To cite this work please use the following reference: Thompson R. () Using life story work to enhance care. Nursing Older People 23 (8): A project supported by the Foundation of Nursing Studies (FoNs) and Dementia UK involved the facilitation of life story work within seven NHS Older Adult Mental Health in-patient areas.

Admiral. Get this from a library. Social work with older people. [Karin Crawford; Janet Walker] -- This volume helps develop the knowledge, skills and values that allow the reader to promote the well-being of older people within a social work setting.

It enables the reader to develop the key. Furthermore, this book is a source of contemporary research and offers the reader insights into government legislation and policy. It is an essential read for any student who wants to develop a distinctive focus on social work with older people.

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. The how-to guide to finding profitable, fulfilling work after Aimed at workers aged 50+ looking for a new job—whether they have been laid off or taken early retirement, need supplemental income, or want to pursue an encore career—Great Jobs for Everyone 50+ is the definitive guide to finding lasting financial security and personal and professional fulfillment/5().

How to work with older people The Eden Project e-book, Working with Older People, explains how older people can make a difference to your projects and how your projects can improve their lives.

There are more people over 65 than there are people under Social Work with Older People This book provides an up-to-date and authoritative overview of the development of social work with older people in the U.K.

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. Older People, Ageing and Social Work draws on theoretical, research, policy and practice knowledge to inform contemporary practice with older people.

Hughes and Heycox demonstrate that high level professional skills are required in this area as well as detailed knowledge of the issues affecting older people's lives. Deliberately taking a critical approach to guide readers to consider stereotypes of aging and work with older people, the new edition presents fundamental knowledge alongside thought-provoking and challenging debates.

This article is more than 2 years old. Older Americans, on the road. Looking for work, for a living. Out of campervans and trailers. We’ll talk with the author of “Nomadland.”.

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In this book, Payne illustrates society's inclination to discount and disregard older people and encourages readers to combat their personal biases to improve service care for older adults.

Citizenship Social Work With Older People - Malcolm Payne - Oxford University Press. Nurs Older People. Oct;23(8) Using life story work to enhance care. Thompson R(1).

Author information: (1)Royal College of Nursing, London. [email protected] Life story work has been promoted as a tool to enhance the care provided to older people, particularly those with by: 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 book will be a vital source of information and g with Older People provides a framework of knowledge, skills and values 4/5(1).

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Details. ISBN. Author(s) Karin Crawford, Janet Walker. 2. Publisher. SAGE Publications. Social Work with Older People. A comprehensive text to develop the knowledge, skills. Older adults are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population. The number of people age 65 and older is expected to nearly double by the year From helping with family dynamics and end-of-life issues to working on a client’s coping and communication skills after hearing loss, counselors are uniquely skilled to help the older adult population, says.

The site also has a certified age-friendly employer program that lets job seekers narrow a search to openings at more than employers with programs that support people age 50 .