9781878812698-1878812696-Mental Wellness in Aging

Mental Wellness in Aging

ISBN-13: 9781878812698
ISBN-10: 1878812696
Edition: 1
Publication date: 2003
Publisher: Health Professions Press
Format: Paperback 416 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781878812698
ISBN-10: 1878812696
Edition: 1
Publication date: 2003
Publisher: Health Professions Press
Format: Paperback 416 pages

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Acknowledged author wrote Mental Wellness in Aging comprising 416 pages back in 2003. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1878812696 and 9781878812698. Since then Mental Wellness in Aging textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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This provocative volume guides practitioners and future practitioners alike to use strengths-based interventions in helping older adults to help themselves and improve their quality of life by reinforcing and valuing their age, wisdom, and experiences. This book’s renowned authors emphasize an extremely practical, strengths-based, multidisciplinary―social, physical, psychological, and spiritual―approach to therapy with older adults, and an abundance of detailed case studies shows you how it can be applied. Learn innovative ways to focus interventions on older adults’ remaining strengths and successful coping strategies using principles of autonomy and consumer empowerment to increase quality of life solution-focused therapies reformulated constructs about retirement creative approaches to aging, such as transpersonal gerontology cultural competence in care management narrative therapies strengths-based treatment of traumas new concepts of nursing facility care and more! This is the textbook for students in undergraduate, graduate, or certificate programs in social work, gerontology, psychology/psychotherapy, geropsychiatry, counseling, and marital and family therapy. Plus, providers of mental health care, pastoral counseling, care/case management, and allied health care providers will find inspiration and guidance for working with today’s burgeoning population of elders.

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