The Contribution of Psychology
by Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros
Aging well and continuing to be active are often regarded as THE goals in life, from individual, family, community, and population perspectives. This implies good health and physical fitness, good cognitive and positive emotional-motivational functioning, and social participation and engagement.Incr…
A Handbook for Staff
by David K. Conn, Nathan Herrmann, Alanna Kaye, Dmytro Rewilak, Barbara Schogt
This is a practical book, aimed at providing training and guidance for staff members in long-term care facilities. The goal is to help staff understand and solve the wide range of psychiatric and behavioral problems which are encountered on a day-to-day basis. Numerous clinical illustrations are pre…
by Nancy A. Pachana, Victor Molinari, Larry W. Thompson, Dolores Gallagher-Thompson
A comprehensive and accessible handbook introducing key topics that psychologists and other practitioners face when working with older adults. Full of case examples and contemporary issues. Readers can test their knowledge with a tool in an appendix.