Handbook of Gerontological Services

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Abraham Monk
Columbia University Press, 1990 M06 29 - 694 pages

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Contents

Gerontological Social Services Theory and Practice
3
Models of Services for the Elderly
27
Assessing the Elderly Client
55
Case Management Connecting Older Persons with Services
90
Casework Services
109
Group Work and Older Persons
141
Community Organization Social Planning and Empowerment Strategies
168
Health Services
201
PreRetirement Planning Programs
400
Legal Services
420
Assistance to Victims of Crime and Abuse
450
Housing
477
Home Care
508
LongTerm Care Institutions
527
Respite and Adult Day Services
546
Protective Services
568

Mental Health and the Elderly
228
Public Income Security Programs for the Elderly
268
Services to Families of the Elderly
297
Services to Widows and Elderly Women
326
Multipurpose Senior Centers
342
Services to Older and Retired Workers
377
Services for the Dying
607
The Ethnic Factor in the Delivery of Social Services
629
Ethical Issues in Services for the Aged
662
Index
679
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