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Attitudes to the elderly

Donna Marie Walters

Attitudes to the elderly

by Donna Marie Walters

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Published by University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Clin.Psy.D.) - University of Birmingham, School of Psychology.

Statementby Donna Marie Walters.
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Open LibraryOL21123522M

With positive attitudes and strong theoretical background in aging and the needs of the elderly, the student is better prepared to identify the needs and implement appropriate interventions with Cited by: Here are just a few examples of attitudes toward the elderly around the world, as well as how that translates into care from family caregivers. China In China, respect and care for the elderly are actually ensconced in law, and, in fact, elderly parents can sue their children for .

Emotional and social issues "The brain is the body's most important sex organ." This oft-repeated phrase bears more than a little truth. While the initial prerequisites for sexual activity are physiological — functional sex organs, adequate hormone levels, and freedom from healt h conditions that interfere with the body's ability to respond to erotic cues — these elements don't guarantee. BONNIE L. WALKER is the president of a research and development firm specializing in developing training material for caregivers of the elderly. She is the director of two research projects sponsored by the National Institute on Aging, Injury Prevention for the Elderly and Improving Staff Attitudes Toward Expression of Elderly Sexuality.

The attitudes, emotions, and problems of the elderly are presented in this manual. Activities for students enabling them to more closely emphathize with older adults are outlined. Poems, articles, and interviews are included to illuminate various aspects of aging. (JD). Ageism, in fact, can influence society’s attitudes regarding this population, in addition to impacting the self-perception of elderly people. This, in turn, has consequences for positive.


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